Sydney could ask tourists for health insuranceBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6928.555a (Published 26 February 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:555
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Tourists coming to Sydney for the Olympic games in 2000 could be asked to pay a fee for health insurance before being allowed into Australia. A report from the Health Services Association of New South Wales, which represents public hospitals and health service staff, says that visitors are putting too much stress on city hospitals.
* Emergency services in Australia could start asking tourists to pay for their care
Legal and illegal visitors have …