This seminar discussed a range of issues surrounding Medicare Locals and the transition to Primary Health Networks, including:
- Legal issues for Medicare Locals facing significant change, including termination of contracts by government and directors duties
- Employment issues, including dealing with redundancies
- The role of boards and directors during transition periods; and issues for Medicare Local boards and CEOs in navigating changing government priorities.
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