ASPS Surgeons Applaud Victorian Bill to Protect Patient Safety

26th June 2017

The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) welcomes the introduction of legislation into the Victorian Parliament designed to provide protection for patients undergoing cosmetic surgery procedures such as breast augmentations, abdomnioplasties and facelifts. Victorian Health Minister The Hon Jill Hennessey MP introduced the Health Legislation Amendment (Quality and Safety) Bill into the Parliament to crack down on unregulated operators performing cosmetic procedures in “dodgy backyard facilities.”

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