Reports, submissions and outcomes
Submission to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee on the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Bill 2011 and the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2011
18 January 2012
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) thanks the Senate for the opportunity to provide comment on the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Bill 2011 and the associated Consequential Amendments.
The RACGP is the specialty medical College for general practice in Australia, responsible for defining the nature of the discipline, setting the standards and curriculum for education and training, maintaining the standards for quality clinical practice, and supporting general practitioners in their pursuit of excellence in patient care and community service.