Tag: public health

9 Weeks to Health – America…Beyond Telehealth

America and Australia share some common geographical features. We both occupy massive land areas.  Our populations are largely concentrated on the eastern seaboard.  Our specialty physician capacity is largely centred around teaching hospitals in the largest cities.  Our funders and policy makers live in some of the most affluent and educated parts of the country. […]

9 Weeks to Health – America…Immunisations

Australia made a bold move some weeks ago in linking family payments to children’s immunisation status.  The lack of political rhetoric would indicate policy is finally aligned with some immutable and common goals.  People in every country I have visited have said they would welcome the same move.  So what next? In New Zealand, Canada […]