GP leaders’ wish list - what will the budget allocate for health care?

“Increasingly as we’re looking at preventive health, chronic disease management, all those issues, it’s very important to have a ‘medical home’. As we think more about health issues across the population, having [general practice] in the mix is really quite important. That’s probably the underpinning of a lot of what we’re asking for.”

Professor Claire Jackson, President, RACGP

“We see Medicare Locals as the way for a federally focused primary health care