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With the introduction of the original Medicare scheme by Gough Whitlam in the early seventies, it was the general hope that Australia would be ushered into a new era of public health insurance for all, met by a levy on all tax payers, this, it was hoped, would ensure that no-one in Australia would experience sub standard access to necessary health care. In fact, the Secretary of Health and Human Services’ ACHDNC is already hard at work considering national guidance on the issue of storage and use of dried blood spots. This is not an exhaustive list and the Editors will consider articles on any issue relating to public health.

While there is not yet sustained federal funding for public health laboratories, it remains one of APHL’s top policy priorities. Nurse Faculty Loan Program – Upon graduation and meeting the obligation to teach in a school of nursing for up …