Paul Smith

Paul Smith

Paul is editor of Australian Doctor Group.

He has won multiple journalism awards and has twice been named Health Journalist of the Year by the National Press Club.

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A number of public hospitals will apparently be investigated for demanding that GPs write named referrals so outpatients can…
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Do GPs need to escape universal bulk-billing? And do they want to? And what should be the fee for a standard consult anyway?…
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A fast-tracked COVID-19 booster regimen is not required in response to the Omicron variant, says ATAGI. Its announcement…
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AusDoc Groups are online communities allowing doctors to connect – whether it’s to discuss patient cases, a clinical…
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Greg Hunt will quit politics at the next election, according to the Australian Financial Review.  The newspaper says it has…
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The RACGP president, Dr Karen Price, has urged GPs to privately bill “as many people as they can”, warning that record bulk…
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The question for the president of the RACGP is whether her exhortation last week for GPs to move away from universal bulk…
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