Over the past 24 hours, Senior Medical Officers (“SMOs”) and Visiting Medical Officers (“VMOs”) have been subject to extraordinary attacks by the Queensland Government. Under the cover of Parliamentary privilege, the Premier and the Minister for Health have attacked SMO and VMO representatives, including Professor John Fraser personally, following SMOs and VMOs unanimously rejecting the Government’s offer to resolve the current dispute in respect of statutory individual contracts.

The record must be corrected.

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