Self-diagnosis – another ALP “plan”

According to ALP Policy, “Medicare Urgent Care Clinics…will make it easier for Australian families to see a doctor or a nurse when they have an urgent, but not life threatening, need for care”. “Why do we need this?”, they ask:“Many local emergency departments are under significant pressure. This means it can take hours for people […]

“Making it easier to see a doctor”

Q. Should the government “make it easier to see a doctor”? Well sure, but like most ALP aspirations it is half-baked. The real goal of a Health policy is to: “Improve community health” Will “making it easier to see a doctor” result in “improved Community Health”?Unlikely because it only addresses the symptoms. The Labor party […]