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Why the seemingly tidy, leaked proposal for hospital funding may be a problem policy

Public health Health Hospitals Public hospitals Health economics Australia

Leaked documents reported by Fairfax Media yesterday reveal Commonwealth bureaucrats are considering a proposal to simplify how public hospitals are funded in Australia.

While Labor has jumped on the leaks as further proof of the government’s risky approach to public health, Health Minister Greg Hunt has said the proposals would never be government policy.

Read the full article on The Conversation.

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