Outrage over lack of detail on health cuts

IN A pre-budget briefing, health department staff provided little detail on $1.7 billion in planned cuts other than what was handed out in a two-page press release, outraged health stakeholders say.

AMA head Associate Professor Brian Owler told MO last night there had been little point in attending the pre-budget lock-up in Canberra, which has traditionally provided details on proposed health