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‘It is with great sadness that we report the death of Professor John Deeble AO at the age of 87 years’, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven said today. Often dubbed ‘the father of Medicare’, John Deeble...

‘A report released today by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) shines a light on just how misleading bulk-billing figures can be’, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven said today. ‘...

‘Disinvesting in low-value healthcare services is essential if we are to maximise the effectiveness of our health dollars and keep the system affordable’, says Alison Verhoeven, Chief Executive of the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA...

‘Tonight’s Budget is a winner for doctors and pharmacy interests as the Medicare rebate freeze is lifted and a new collaborative approach is embedded in a series of compacts with industry groups, but time will tell whether this will contribute to...

The Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) is disappointed at the slow pace of progress in the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review. The AHHA supports the vision of reforming the MBS over the short and long-term to provide affordable...

I start by acknowledging the traditional custodians of the lands upon which we are gathered. Thank you to the Australian Health and Hospitals Association for your invitation to speak here tonight at your 70th anniversary dinner. Alison Verhoeven who for...

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