We welcome the announcement from the Labor Party to increase the number of doctors and nurses (see https://www.actlabor.org.au/blog/act-election-announcements/400-nurses-doctors-and-health-professionals-for-the-act/). We know that demand for publicly funded health services continues to grow and we need funding to match population increase and the complexity of our health care needs We have called on all parties to commit to…
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