“The constant criticism of the private health industry by CHOICE uses falsehoods to scare consumers out of a vital part of our healthcare system that millions of Australians rely on for access to safe, efficient, and timely care.”
That was the assertion made by Private Healthcare Australia (PHA) chief executive Dr Rachel David when the trade body offered assurances that it is currently funding the backlog of elective surgeries that couldn’t be performed during the six-week ban.
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