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Grattan Institute proposes publicly funded universal scheme for dental care in Australia

A 42-year-old Wagga man who has had chronic dental health pain since childhood says a publicly funded universal scheme ... Grattan Institute published a report calling on the government to adopt ... read more

‘Inequitable’ public dental services prompts calls for Medicare-funded dental care scheme

The Grattan Institute says about two million Australia’s forwent dental care in the past year because of the price of dental services, necessitating a universal scheme to reduce the cost burden ... read more

Report calls for universal coverage of oral healthcare

Michael is joined by Dr Stephen Ducket, health program director for the Gratten Institute whose recent report calls for Australia to introduce a Medicare-style universal insurance scheme for primary ... read more

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Report backs national dental health scheme

CHRIS UHLMANN: Setting up a universal dental ... given the report to Bob Brown is that it does say that Tony Abbott's scheme was good and that it should be built on into the future. CHRIS UHLMANN: ... read more


Report finds two million people avoid dentist due to cost

Two million Australians who need dental care avoid or delay going to the dentist because of the cost according to research from the Grattan Institute. The report calls for the federal government to ... read more

Will Medicare be extended to cover dental?

A universal dental care scheme for Australia" report. The solution to this problem? A Medicare-like scheme for primary dental says the Grattan Institute. According to the report, the fix would be to ... read more

New report suggests 2 million Australians avoid going to the dentist every year due to cost

A new report suggests that 2 million ... with more and more people putting off dental visits or going abroad for treatment. In light of the findings, the organisation has issued calls to launch a ... read more

Bendigo Health dentist opposes calls for Medicare-style universal insurance

A Bendigo public dentist has opposed a proposal for a Medicare-style universal insurance for primary dental care. A report released by the Grattan Institute proposed the scheme that would cost the ... read more

Dental care: Queenslanders have worst oral health in country

A new report released last night by the Grattan Institute ... Mr Duckett told The Courier-Mail the Government and Opposition should move towards a universal primary dental care scheme, funded by the ... read more

$9 billion dental boost proposed to stop the rot

The report recommends the Gillard government begin developing the first stages of a universal dental scheme next year with a view to scaling ... that all but one of the 12-member panel appeared to ... read more

Calls mount for expanded Medicare-funded dental care in Australia

Stephen Duckett, the author of a new report from the Grattan Institute calling for universal dental coverage, said Australia's current approach to oral health was an "inequitable, ramshackle scheme". ... read more

Study backs Medicare dental plan

Richard Di Natale, health spokesman for the Greens, which are demanding the ''Denticare'' scheme, says Professor Zoellner has provided a powerful argument for universal ... for dental reform. The ... read more



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