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Dr Tim @timsenior Tharawal Nation, Australia

GP in Aboriginal health & medical education. Find stuff interesting, like environments that keep us well. And violas. Opinions could be mine, aren't employers'.

3,041 Following   9,676 Followers   56,518 Tweets

Joined Twitter 4/16/08


Err ... Tweet maybe not as clear as I thought ... I don’t think it’s luck at all. It’s structural and the social de… https://t.co/BJCepc5wLu
Retweeted by Dr TimI am retweeting this, because I am exceptionally proud of someone appearing in the back row... https://t.co/3awpfQNF56The quickest way to get Bettina Arndt to give back her AO voluntarily is to point out that, by getting the award he… https://t.co/RqrVyCk6kI
Retweeted by Dr Tim @TcameronTodd @sassistheword You can find out by getting them to lift weights.Yes. It's a feature, not a bug. https://t.co/2gUqeD52YZ"If health has stopped improving it is a sign that society has stopped improving." In other news, remember how the… https://t.co/OPBtFJRB6Q... and profit for mates. The cost to administer this denigrating system is shameful. #auspol https://t.co/c0dcbyBAq2
Retweeted by Dr TimEngland’s health falters as @TheMarmotReview confirms the north/south health gap divide increases and time spent in… https://t.co/FbROu7QxLe
Retweeted by Dr TimIt's not that the cashless welfare card doesn't work. It's working exactly as intended. 'Stigma, shame and frustra… https://t.co/36kv91UJbaSo... today I met my role model. What else can I say? @Malala https://t.co/n7GnXUngov
Retweeted by Dr TimWe’re now hearing that at least 18 medical staff have died from the #coronavirus in #China. Here are their faces c/… https://t.co/r6vhQyNzD6
Retweeted by Dr TimNACCHO Aboriginal Health Resources Alert @IndigenousX Download @HealthInfoNet Overview of Aboriginal and Torres… https://t.co/KKJSN8kvTn
Retweeted by Dr TimI look forward to this report every year. Thank you for continuing to produce it @HealthInfoNet #IndigenousHealth https://t.co/YmxOjVQXH8The Overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status 2019 is now available on our website. Despite o… https://t.co/a7UrWq9P8v
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2/26
2020
Whoever you are, wherever you come from, primary care research needs you. 🦸🏽🦹‍♀️🦸🏻‍♂️🦹🏼🦸🏾🦸🏿‍♀️🦸🏿‍♂️ We need 5 mins… https://t.co/YSZrbxpyCD
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2/25
2020
{Cough} Bushfires followed by floods. https://t.co/kbAGjFxFxpHas the LNP released their costings for the destruction of most life on the planet?
Retweeted by Dr TimThis is an awesome piece of work from @medmyths “By how much does a test result need to change from the prior meas… https://t.co/DQ5u0U8hwm
Retweeted by Dr Tim“Women are hard to read” #MansplainingIn5Words https://t.co/oYKn7EF2XW
Retweeted by Dr TimJust dipped in to the Guardian Live blog this morning. Oh dear. Can someone remind our governing parties about thos… https://t.co/KD3tXMDgVa
2/23
2020
The Australian government has no official definition or measure of poverty https://t.co/zXfB2cvSaq
Retweeted by Dr TimIn 2019, we reached a milestone 10,000 members. Our Chair Associate Professor Peter O'Mara explains why this is sig… https://t.co/80oeVBkuWL
Retweeted by Dr TimA case of mistaken identity? The interview with @RACGPPresident Dr Harry Nespolon went really well on @theprojecttvhttps://t.co/zVHznieRJc
Retweeted by Dr TimWell, I’ve been labelled many things in my time but never a representative of Big Tobacco! Don’t worry I’m still Pr… https://t.co/XgXVlgOvnJ
Retweeted by Dr TimThe 10th anniversary is represented by @MarcusLeeDesign artwork symbolising the RACGP's commitment to raising aware… https://t.co/U03c4c4r6F
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2/21
2020
.@NACCHOChair congratulates the @RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Unit celebrating its 10-year an… https://t.co/1j3I9QSqgg
Retweeted by Dr TimIf men are so incapable of controlling their own actions, and women can magically control the behaviour of men, the… https://t.co/C9ysTNv3hSGuidelines for managing family violence are in the RACGP White Book. https://t.co/9qTyZengfCGPs read this thread. Our rooms are closed and confidential, and people can see us about anything. We may be one of… https://t.co/CXENVIbFL4Hear from our Chair Associate Professor Peter O'Mara about how the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Fac… https://t.co/Uhd7IdDbpj
Retweeted by Dr TimThe national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander faculty has enriched the way the RACGP and GPs work with Aborigi… https://t.co/Nj4zM92bDx
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2/20
2020
It was a U-Turn. https://t.co/Htj3jRJAdzFindings of new review on widening health inequalities to be released by @TheMarmotReview on 25 February #Marmot2020
Retweeted by Dr Tim @RACGP President Dr Harry Nespolon calls for immediate end to co-claiming crackdown. GPs treat each patient as a pe… https://t.co/CmBWp0Xbvl
Retweeted by Dr TimThank you for this @RACGPPresident @RACGP https://t.co/0czxfH4Mv2
Retweeted by Dr TimToday marks a decade of working towards the vision for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to receive… https://t.co/Ldk2Z6OPb2
Retweeted by Dr Tim @RACGP Great News, Congratulations @ACRRM
Retweeted by Dr Timupdated link https://t.co/rPY2pmDZvq
Retweeted by Dr Tim @RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health turns ten in 2020. Thank you to our more than 10,000 members wh… https://t.co/jGOrusOKBn
Retweeted by Dr Tim @blinkandumissme @RACGP Thank youHappy Birthday to @RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health! The Faculty is 10 years old today!… https://t.co/hy11M8jFAm
2/19
2020
Are you a #GP? Access @RACGP resources to support your practice team to take practical actions to build or strength… https://t.co/c7AZ9lurdU
Retweeted by Dr TimIt would be great to see some of the key #PublicHealth tweeters engaging with this hearing of the #DisabilityRC and… https://t.co/wb14dzIF36
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2/18
2020
@alive_middle @Tattooed_Mummy @adambspencer @JeremyPoxon @iDGiam @FordJohnathan5 @phil_sec_mel @mediaczar Well, tha… https://t.co/xNWqyyOaAQ
2/16
2020
@timsenior In the #closingthegap speech he speaks of stripping ppl of responsibility so how does he explain the… https://t.co/O5zrUHKmUt
Retweeted by Dr Tim @timsenior Don't you mean democracy.
Retweeted by Dr Tim @purmj @Ankaman616 That sounds bad. Perhaps she'll....I have been laughing at this for a smooth 12 hours.... https://t.co/SXlJk1i7Mw
Retweeted by Dr TimCapitalism also brought us the Aged Care and Banking Royal Commissions. https://t.co/127Yj1KJTD @SezClom @sunlightandsnow Oh, I'm so sorry this happened.If I’m reading it correctly bulk billing won’t survive-except in v large practices where you see a different Dr eac… https://t.co/u9tEuRzldu
Retweeted by Dr TimI was taught by an old-school Professor who said {fruity voice} "There is no patient in this hospital who should be… https://t.co/Uf7fUR7WfvThe paradoxical snarky thing about the Mediscare nudge department on co-claiming mental health items with physical… https://t.co/PhklogWMBP
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2/15
2020
@drdavidallen @CroakeyNews Thank you. That's very kind.Top yarn from @Kaubo in @smh about the Health Dept's intimidating & heavy-handed compliance letter. Us #GPs don't n… https://t.co/OH3ml8VGeL
Retweeted by Dr TimMore and more the core of #primarycare in #generalpractice is the management of physical & mental health comorbidit… https://t.co/cxOEjGeoKE
Retweeted by Dr TimSome #TorresStrait communities have 1 doc for 1 day/fortnight Imagine if I asked my patients to organise seperate… https://t.co/GaKhgZZ2JE
Retweeted by Dr TimAny medics out there who can confirm? https://t.co/ZKVzAMuAFh
Retweeted by Dr TimIf your heart aches a bit on Valentine’s Day I can strongly recommend reading the detailed, blow-by-blow account of… https://t.co/AZeNP3SG5E
Retweeted by Dr Tim @timsenior My blood is red Yours is too I’ll treat all with care It’s what healthcare should do!… https://t.co/dYVfnZkdi1
Retweeted by Dr Tim @timsenior Fevers are red Pneumonia is blue If you don’t give us Masks We’ll catch the bug too… https://t.co/MppYu4jctB
Retweeted by Dr Tim @timsenior Notebook instead? It just started. https://t.co/Ok4XnKItRb
Retweeted by Dr TimApparently Lord of the Flies is on SBS tonight. I could do with a nice romantic night in.The single most conservative thing one can do is save the planet https://t.co/cT87fqbaFk
Retweeted by Dr Tim @saffronhowden @timsenior @CroakeyNews Maybe we need a new @CroakeyNews Tshirt, @rocklilydesign ??
Retweeted by Dr TimFirst attempt at a #HealthPolicyValentines Roses are red Violets are blue My PHI rebate keeps rising But my Medicare rebate doesn't.
Retweeted by Dr TimRoses are red The Health Secretary is blue If you don't do what he wants He'll impose it on you #HealthPolicyValentines for #juniordoctors
Retweeted by Dr TimIn an attempt to make you my #HealthPolicyValentines, I mount a small awareness campaign, safe in the knowledge that nothing will change.
Retweeted by Dr TimFinding a #HealthPolicyValentines? Swipe right for multiple private insurers Swipe left for single state payer.
Retweeted by Dr TimWhen you call me Nanny State, it's just that I want you to be around for a long long time. #HealthPolicyValentines
Retweeted by Dr TimIf music be the food of love, then label it appropriately, source it locally and don't process it much. #HealthPolicyValentines
Retweeted by Dr TimYou say you want a Public-Private partnership, but I think you really just want me to be uncovered. #HealthPolicyValentines
Retweeted by Dr TimThat romantic duet in La Boheme, where Rudolfo sings to Mimi "Your tiny Medicare rebate is frozen." #HealthPolicyValentines
Retweeted by Dr TimAnother #healthpolicyvalentines 🌹💐 Because climate change is a health issue! https://t.co/yvtA8Cf6Ju
Retweeted by Dr Tim🌹 #healthpolicyvalentines 💐 https://t.co/SoPmOGTjcR
Retweeted by Dr TimThe only statement from the heart I want to hear this valentine's is the one from Uluru. #HealthPolicyValentines
Retweeted by Dr TimRoses are red Violets are blue The health system should be rainbow And decolonised in partnership with you #healthpolicyvalentines
Retweeted by Dr TimRoses are red Violets are blue MMR doesn't cause autism. It's not funny but it is true! #healthpolicyvalentines
Retweeted by Dr TimLike your health insurer, I love it when you are uncovered... #HealthPolicyValentines
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2/14
2020
Housing has been missing from the Closing the Gap strategy for too long. Expired national partnership on remote hou… https://t.co/ui9GJSbpPi
Retweeted by Dr TimRoses are red Violets are blue Public Interest Journalism Is a determinant of health too. A… https://t.co/HYyIrzAWZ1Medicare has written to GPs doing complex physical & mental health care, telling them to see the patient's head &… https://t.co/MkARIDlJVc
Retweeted by Dr TimAm I allowed to use #HealthPolicyValentines from previous years? Asking for a friend.We failed you Dr Abbott and we failed your family. Medicine as a profession must learn from the bitter lessons you… https://t.co/dLmfg3DGkO
Retweeted by Dr TimAPOLOGY: I have been accused of promoting a career in medicine to young men who could later go on to have children.… https://t.co/VjcqDUnNVL
Retweeted by Dr TimOn #HealthPolicyValentines Day, we should also consider those who like being single... For example, a single payer health system.“We cannot understand race and health if we don’t understand the role of race and racism within larger society.” Da… https://t.co/DgldWvME4J
Retweeted by Dr TimWhy the Medicare audit is a #feminist issue. #changetherules https://t.co/8E82Sinhvj
Retweeted by Dr Tim @patstokes You get extra points if you make it chronic suppurative otitis media with perforation.* mutes 'roses are red' *
Retweeted by Dr Tim...where they point out that our PM's job is to take the heat for their fossil fuel donors during climate disasters… https://t.co/WyMi1davlX @stufromoz It really is. @timsenior @Paul_Karp @AusElectoralCom @HighCourtofAus None of the 6 Appropriation Bills of 2017-2018 or the 1st Bi… https://t.co/lIMbooSXDD
Retweeted by Dr TimWait, what? Another one? Is that 3 now? Have I miscounted? https://t.co/WCeAFjrdHx @MitchPommers I can't think of any downside @el_macs 🔥🔥🔥 @SerkanTheWriter Good luck.There's only one way to test this hypothesis. https://t.co/3OJ7wKYv3j @fileckert @Paul_Karp @AusElectoralCom @HighCourtofAus That's interesting. Morally wrong, but do you know if there'… https://t.co/D7wjzY7QYVScott Morrison: "All the projects were eligible" Narrator: "They weren't" (Where the narrator happens to be the au… https://t.co/tlnXxQhAHD
2/13
2020

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