Pre-budget submission 2020-21


Summary

Date: 20 December 2019

The RACGP pre-budget submission calls on the federal government to commit funds to:

  1. support the implementation of the RACGP’s Vision for general practice and a sustainable healthcare system
  2. conduct targeted research on how better use of general practice services can reduce ED presentations, hospital admissions and overall health expenditure 
  3.  address disparities in remuneration and benefits between doctors in hospital based doctors and GP registrars to ensure the sustainability of the future GP workforce
  4. fully fund the implementation of the National Rural Generalist Pathway.

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RACGP Pre-budget submission 2020-21 (PDF 703 KB)