MLs review timetable and terms of reference announced

The review, a promise made by Health Minister Peter Dutton prior to the Coalition’s election victory in September, is to report by March next year and will examine whether MLs are enhancing clinical services, and what bureaucratic impact they have had.

Stakeholders have been invited to make submissions to the review discussing issues such as the extent to which general practice has been maintained “as the cornerstone of primary care in ML functions and governance structures”, as well as MLs' management of after-hours