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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pearce - Federal Election 2016at every election until retiring at the 2013 election. Moylan was Minister for
Pearce - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
at every election until retiring at the 2013 election. Moylan was Minister for Family Services in the first years of the Howard government, but failed in trying to sell the idea of accommodation bonds for nursing homes, an idea subsequently... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bonner - Federal Election 2016a term as the seat's first MP, Vasta was defeated at the 2007 election as Queen
Bonner - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
a term as the seat's first MP, Vasta was defeated at the 2007 election as Queensland swung strongly against the Howard government and helped to put a Queenslander in Kevin Rudd into the Lodge. New Labor MP Kerry Rea then became a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Forde - Federal Election 2016was won by Liberal Kay Elson. Elson became one of the key mortgage belt Libera
Forde - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
was won by Liberal Kay Elson. Elson became one of the key mortgage belt Liberal MPs who did so much to help re-elect the Howard government in 1998 and keep Labor in opposition for almost another decade. Elson's retirement coincided with the end... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Longman - Federal Election 2016changes and rose to serve as Minister for Families, Community Services and Indi
Longman - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
changes and rose to serve as Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Services in the final term of the Howard government, being responsible for implementing the intervention into Northern Territory indigenous communities. At... Read more
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Weekly Times
Regional leaders go head-to-headwas the third time a Government had suspended live exports and the Government t
Regional leaders go head-to-head
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
was the third time a Government had suspended live exports and the Government that did it the first two times was the Howard government. “The Labor government found itself in the same position ... there were two options: do nothing or do... Read more
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Crikey
Morrison's bad day: black holes and budget realitiesabout what opposition leaders “must do” the afternoon before a budget reply spe
Morrison's bad day: black holes and budget realities
Crikey / Posted 3 days ago
about what opposition leaders “must do” the afternoon before a budget reply speech. The closest any government got was the Howard government after the 1996 election, when it confected the claim of an $8 billion “Beazley black hole” about the budget... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ACCI warns Australia's living standards are in jeopardy without budget repairthe return of the ABCC was the restoration of WorkChoices, the controversial in
ACCI warns Australia's living standards are in jeopardy without budget repair
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
the return of the ABCC was the restoration of WorkChoices, the controversial industrial relations laws introduced by the Howard Government, under a different name. "WorkChoices is a ghost story told by the union movement. It really belongs to... Read more
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Calcutta News
Australian government ministers linked to Mafia figureslightbulbs to government offices. Mr Turnbull was the minister for the environm
Australian government ministers linked to Mafia figures
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
lightbulbs to government offices. Mr Turnbull was the minister for the environment at the time in the Howard government. The bid for assistance from Turnbull's office was not successful. "The PM recalls attending a fundraiser... Read more
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Sky News Australia
World Vision head accuses govt of torturegenital mutilation, Somalia is a terrifying place. You would flee that, I would
World Vision head accuses govt of torture
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
genital mutilation, Somalia is a terrifying place. You would flee that, I would flee that,' he said. The brother of former Howard Government treasurer, Peter Costello, has also credited John Howard's Pacific Solution, which he says allowed for... Read more
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The North West Star
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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The Border Mail
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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The Courier
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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The Young Witness
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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Western Advocate
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
10 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
10 related stories
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Manning River Times
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
10 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellershas said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to con
Turnbull government spends $5m on new advertising campaign targeting travellers
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
has said. All Smartraveller advertising has received bipartisan support to continue throughout the election caretaker period. The Smartraveller program began under the Howard government in 2003. The website can be found at smartraveller... Read more
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News.com.au
PM warns against Labor refugee stanceTurnbull writes in Fairfax newspapers on Friday. Mr Turnbull said he begged fo
PM warns against Labor refugee stance
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Turnbull writes in Fairfax newspapers on Friday. Mr Turnbull said he begged former prime minister Kevin Rudd to maintain Howard government border protection policies when he was opposition leader. Instead, he wrote, 1200 people drowned at... Read more
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Perth Now
PM warns against Labor refugee stanceTurnbull writes in Fairfax newspapers on Friday. Mr Turnbull said he begged fo
PM warns against Labor refugee stance
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Turnbull writes in Fairfax newspapers on Friday. Mr Turnbull said he begged former prime minister Kevin Rudd to maintain Howard government border protection policies when he was opposition leader. Instead, he wrote, 1200 people drowned at... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Key Seats - Federal Election 2016Macgregor, Eight Mile Plains, Acacia Ridge and Sunnybank Hills. Moreton was a L
Key Seats - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Macgregor, Eight Mile Plains, Acacia Ridge and Sunnybank Hills. Moreton was a Liberal seat through the years of the Howard government, but won by Labor's Graham Perrett at his second attempt in 2007. He hung on grimly to win on Green... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Councillors under scrutiny over LNP link to campaign fundingHolzapfel was previously a staffer in former prime minister Tony Abbott's offic
Councillors under scrutiny over LNP link to campaign funding
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Holzapfel was previously a staffer in former prime minister Tony Abbott's office when he was health minister in the Howard government. Her clients have included developers ASF, which wants to develop a cruise ship terminal on the Gold Coast... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why the super debate is a Liberal flashpointthat a citizenry acting in good faith will be reciprocated with good faith acti
Why the super debate is a Liberal flashpoint
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
that a citizenry acting in good faith will be reciprocated with good faith actions by the state. Particularly since the Howard government, Australians have been told to put superannuation at the centre of their future planning - to contribute as... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Stop At Nothing: Annabel Crabb on the ambition of Malcolm Turnbullbut have always found away back to civility. Tony Abbott testifies that when h
Stop At Nothing: Annabel Crabb on the ambition of Malcolm Turnbull
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
but have always found away back to civility. Tony Abbott testifies that when he fell into a lengthy malaise after the Howard government's defeat, it was a spirited argument with Turnbull which spurred him to pull himself together. And when... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Retiring MPs - Federal Election 2016into support in the electorate at large, and certainly not serious coverage fro
Retiring MPs - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
into support in the electorate at large, and certainly not serious coverage from the media. In the second term of the Howard government, Bishop proved trouble prone as Minister for Aged Care, (or Caged Hair as the unkind termed her),... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
National - Federal Election 2016election in a row, something that not even Robert Menzies had achieved. Down w
National - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
election in a row, something that not even Robert Menzies had achieved. Down was probably the only direction for the Howard government, but the descent was unexpectedly steep and fast, and that John Howard would still be holding the reins... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
UPDATE: Read Labor's policy to kickstart new businessSmart Investment Fund will be based on the successful Innovation and Industry F
UPDATE: Read Labor's policy to kickstart new business
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
Smart Investment Fund will be based on the successful Innovation and Industry Funds (IIF) which were created by the Howard Government in 1998 and cut by the Abbott Government in last year's Budget. The IIF operated to support the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Election 2016: Where the parties stand on the big issuesthe Royal Commission have already been dropped.Australian Building and Construc
Election 2016: Where the parties stand on the big issues
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
the Royal Commission have already been dropped.Australian Building and Construction Commission The Coalition wants the Howard government-era building industry watchdog, the Australian Building and Construction Commission, re-established and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turnbull, Shorten prepare for People's Forumto campaign on Friday and attend the debate. Treasurer Scott Morrison will be
Turnbull, Shorten prepare for People's Forum
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
to campaign on Friday and attend the debate. Treasurer Scott Morrison will be in Melbourne to attend the Higgins 200 breakfast, a fundraiser for Liberal MP Kelly O'Dwyer. Also attending will be Howard government treasurer Peter Costello. Wit... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowout
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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WA Today
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowout
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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The North West Star
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
The North West Star / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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The Border Mail
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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The Courier
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
18 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
18 related stories
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The Border Mail
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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The Young Witness
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Western Advocate
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
18 related stories
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Manning River Times
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Manning River Times / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
Boom in after-hours GPs raises concerns about Medicare cost blowout
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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The Age
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowout
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowoutdeputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. F
The 'Uberisation' of doctors raises concerns about Medicare blowout
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
deputising services were "overzealous" in converting calls into home visits. Former health adviser Terry Barnes said the Howard government had created incentives to after-hours doctors under the MBS to deter relieve pressure on emergency... Read more
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