Senate inquiry into COVID-19


 Closed: 6 May 2020

A Senate Select Committee is reviewing the Australian Government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The RACGP will provide submissions to the Committee and we are keen to receive feedback from you on the Australian Government’s response to the pandemic, including (but not limited to):

  • the introduction of Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) telehealth items
  • support for employees and businesses facing financial pressure
  • the supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers
  • the overall impact of the Australian Government’s policy response on your practice and access to care for your patients.

If you would like to provide feedback or have any questions, please email healthreform@racgp.org.au by COB Wednesday 6 May 2020.