Australian Medical Association


2019 AMA report card on Indigenous health

The AMA’s Report Cards on Indigenous Health highlight the successes, progress, obstacles and failures in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and continue to be important catalysts for further discussion about how Australia can improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

AMA Private health insurance report card 2019

This is the fourth in the AMA’s annual series of report cards on private health insurance. It is designed to assist patients/consumers by highlighting the differences in private health insurance policies, the operations of funds, and the changes implemented by the Australian government.
Audio podcast

Disruption in academic publishing, with Prof Ginny Barbour

Ginny Barbour is Director of the Australasian Open Access Strategy Group, and an advisor to the Office of Research Ethics and Integrity at the Queensland University of Technology. In this podcast, she discusses the irreversible road to change for academic publishing.

AMA submission on the PIP Indigenous Health Incentive Review

This Australian Medical Association (AMA) submission details opportunities to improve the PIP IHI, including streamlining registration, modifying the payment model, and using data to drive quality.

AMA submission to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Reference Group of the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce

The Australian Medical Association (AMA) provided this submission to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Reference Group of the MBS Review Taskforce. The submission makes recommendations in relation to MBS items for mental health, chronic disease management, substance misuse, and Aboriginal health checks.