WA health minister wonders if he's a target of AMA

WESTERN Australia’s health minister, Dr Kim Hames, says he’s concerned he and his government increasingly appear to be targets of the AMA.

Dr Hames, a former GP, says it bothers him that the AMA keeps criticising federal and WA government projects, including the establishment of the state’s third medical school announced on Sunday.

He told parliament on Thursday he was becoming "a little concerned" about the AMA’s comments on that and other WA issues including the restructuring of health promotion foundation Healthway, Royal Perth