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Queensland fires - Member assistance and support

Queensland fires - Member assistance and support

With weather conditions making it even harder for Queensland Fire and Emergency Services today, we are aware that many of our members may be directly affected.


IMMEDIATE WORKPLACE RELATIONS ADVICE

For any queries in relation to practice closures, general health and safety issues, staff unable to get to work, rostering and overtime, you can contact our Workplace Relations Team on (07) 3872 2222.

13 NOV 2019

2020 AMA Queensland membership is now open to renew

2020 AMA Queensland membership is now open to renew.

From Friday 1 November, AMA Queensland members are invited to renew their membership for 2020. Members will have received their renewal notices via email with instructions on the easiest ways to renew including an Express Renewal link requiring only your surname and postcode along with the credit card details that you wish to pay with.

4 NOV 2019

2019 Resident Hospital Health Check survey findings

2019 Resident Hospital Health Check survey findings


Nearly half of Queensland’s trainee doctors are worried about making a clinical mistake because they are exhausted from working excessive hours.

The disturbing figure is part of the latest AMA Queensland public hospital report card which compares employment conditions at hospitals across the state, based on a survey of 882 junior doctors.

28 OCT 2019

Doctors call for new local medical association

 

A new local medical body will draw together general practitioners, specialists and hospital doctors in the Bundaberg region to promote and protect the health care of local patients, through the promotion of quality medical services.

Local doctors recently gathered at the University of Queensland Rural Clinical School in Bundaberg to plan the re-formation of the Bundaberg Local Medical Association.

The Association aims to build stronger relationships between doctors right across the local health system.

26 SEP 2019