Forget about Rudd, deliver health reform, PM: Mendoza

THE former chair of the federal government’s National Advisory Council on Mental Health (NACMH), Professor John Mendoza, has questioned the government’s ability to deliver meaningful health reform in the wake of yesterday’s leadership ballot.

Writing for the Crikey blog, Professor Mendoza – who in June 2010 famously quit his government advisory post in protest against perceived failures of then Prime Minister Kevin Rudd – said Labor had been “all over the shop” with regard to health reform