United States Managed Care

United States Managed Care

Hi, I am Dr Philip Morris. I am president of the National Association of Practising Psychiatrists. Australia is facing the imposition of United States style managed health care. This is not good for doctors, and it is definitely not good for patients. US-style managed...
NAPP Statement re Honeysuckle Health Application

NAPP Statement re Honeysuckle Health Application

27.05.2021National Association of Practising Psychiatrists: Submission to the ACCC regarding the Honeysuckle Application Draft Decision The Honeysuckle Health proposal put to the ACCC is a prescription for an enormous US health service company (Cigna) to join with an...
Letter to the Editor – The Australian.

Letter to the Editor – The Australian.

Letter to the Editor – The Australian. Media Release 4 April 2000 Dear Sir/Madam The reporting of the setback in negotiations between Dr Wooldridge and General practitioner groups to curb supposedly rising costs in medicine (W/E Aust April 3-4) really misses the...
Psychiatrists Condemn MACC Project

Psychiatrists Condemn MACC Project

Psychiatrists Condemn MACC Project Media Release – 5 February 2000 A private health fund sponsored project known as MACC (Measures of Appropriate Clinical Care) is the pathway to health care rationing President of the National Association of Practising...