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Enrolments for the 2019.1 AKT & KFP FRACGP exams closing 16 November 2018
Practice Experience Program is a self-directed education program designed to support non vocationally registered doctors on their pathway to RACGP Fellowship
RACGP offer courses and events to further develop the knowledge you need to develop your GP career
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The Red Book provides the general practice team with guidance on opportunistic and proactive preventive care
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Download the Standards for general practice (5th edition) - a benchmark for quality care and risk management in Australian general practices
Compliance arrangements for Medicare changed on 1 July 2018
Review the requirements for collecting patient feedback
Video consultations can provide convenient and accessible healthcare delivery
Advice and guidelines for GPs and practice teams to help protect general practice information systems
Read all of the RACGP reports and submissions on various healthcare topics
Read all of the RACGP position statements on various healthcare topics
shareGP is an online space for our 39,000 RACGP members to connect with one another
Read the latest United General Practice Australia media release
College members have direct access to EBSCOHost, a web-based database which gives full-text access to hundreds of health-related articles and relevant journals. The articles are in PDF or HTML format.
College members have direct access to Proquest, supplying full-text access to hundreds of health-related articles and relevant journals. PDF or HTML format.
The Informit health collection includes full text articles from over 50 Australasian journal titles, reports and case studies of relevance to anyone studying or working in therapeutic, diagnostic and preventative health roles. Articles in PDF format.
Found on the Proquest website, medical evidence matters is an online healthcare knowledge management system to assist decision makers in their treatment choices for patients. Provides quick and easy access to evidence extracted from research articles on particular topics.
With a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, The Cochrane Library is a key resource in evidence-based medicine, and is one of the most highly regarded sources of evidence about the effects of healthcare interventions.
Members have access to a customised version of PubMed which provides links to many full-text articles supplied by EBSCOHost and Proquest.
The Bandolier website includes the Bandolier Journal, essays and the Bandolier Knowledge, which collects good quality evidence under a variety of different headings. Bandolier searches for systematic reviews of treatments, of evidence about diagnosis, epidemiology or health economics, and abstracts it. Last updated in 2010.
The TRIP database allows users to rapidly and easily identify high quality evidence based medical literature from a wide range of sources.
SUMSearch selects the best resources for your question, formats your question for each resource, and makes additional searches based on results. SUMSearch combines meta-searching and contingency searching in order to automate searching for medical evidence.
Evidence based databases to guide clinical decisions at the point of care
College members can access this evidence-based clinical reference tool created for use by doctors and other health care professionals for use primarily at the 'point-of-care'. DynaMed provides clinically-organised summaries for more than 3,000 topics.
From the clinical queries page you can search by a clinical study category, find systematic reviews and run medical genetics searches.
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