Monthly Archives: April 2016

Barry Gilbert on IME’s

I attended the ANZSOM weekend meeting held in Hobart last weekend. Dr Barry Gilbert, specialist public health physician and occupational medicine consultant, was one of the presenters. I didn’t realise until I talked to Barry at the meeting that he is is … Continue reading

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A Day at the Beach – Just how much of a GP’s time involves Workers’ Compensation?

In a comment about Tilting at Windmills, Richard Gilley made the following statement: “The total Tasmanian workers compensation medical benefit spend for 2014/15 was $43 million. HIC payments to Tasmanian GPs (NRAs) in 2014/15 were $130 million i.e. not counting … Continue reading

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