Submission to the Department of Health on the Productivity Commission Mental Health Inquiry report


Summary

Date: 17 February 2021

The RACGP has provided a response to the Australian Department of Health on the Productivity Commission Mental Health Inquiry Report.

The response comments on the Inquiry Report’s recommendations that are most pertinent to general practice, highlights the central role of general practice in mental health care and, discusses how health outcomes can be improved in a cost-effective way.