Why GPs should say thank you to Sussan Ley

COMMENT: Some people might suggest federal health ministers are a waste of time. Here's one argument in their defence.

Do we actually need a federal Minister for Health?

Sussan Ley

It’s a brutal question but given the merry-go-round of reform without any reform and spectacular disasters like Peter Dutton, it is worth asking whether those pollies responsible for an $80 billion portfolio do anything good for the nation's health.

But if there's one case study that can be used in defence of their future employment, it’s probably Sussan Ley.

Yes, her tenure