• Representing the interests of our members and the medical profession as a whole

  • The role of Advocacy at Avant

    Because we are a mutual organisation, representing and advocating for the interests of our members is a responsibility Avant takes seriously, especially when it comes to the big issues that impact on your ability to practise.

    Through negotiation with key stakeholders including government, statutory bodies and regulatory authorities, we aim to be a loud and credible voice, to positively influence change, so we can make a difference to health policy and to the way you practise.


    Key Advocacy topics

    - Review of the National Accreditation and Registration Scheme
    - Revalidation
    - Medical Tourism
    - End of life decision-making and advance care planning
    - PCEHR and e-health

    - Mandatory reporting of health care practitioners
    - Health and Wellbeing
    - NDIS and NIIS
    - Privacy reforms
    - Open disclosure

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