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Enrolments for the 2019.1 OSCE FRACGP exams closing 29 March 2019
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
Discover a world of educational opportunities to support your lifelong learning
Become a provider with the QI&CPD Program and be recognised for the quality education and training you offer GPs
The Red Book provides the general practice team with guidance on opportunistic and proactive preventive care
Send a request for information, a loan, literature search, journal article, book chapter and one-on-one remote training sessions
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
Advice and guidelines for GPs and practice teams to help protect general practice information systems
Video consultations can provide convenient and accessible healthcare delivery
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
Convocation submissions close 12 noon Friday 9 August (AEST) in shareGP.
The RACGP Board will consider all submitted convocation items after the submission period closes. Voting on selected convocation items will begin in September with RACGP members invited to comment and vote on items in shareGP.
All votes received will be collated and carried across to the convocation meeting on Thursday 24 October at GP19 in Adelaide.
The RACGP has released a new factsheet for online appointment systems.
Online appointment technology allows patients to book appointments online through internet-connected devices, such as computers, tablets and smart phones.
There are numerous benefits for practices’ use of these systems, however there are a number of things that must be considered before they are introduced.
This factsheet outlines:
Access the factsheet via the RACGP website.
RACGP Rural is seeking expressions of interest from members who would like to work more closely with the faculty and further develop their skills in the following areas:
In return, members will have the opportunity to build upon existing skills and develop new skills, broaden professional networks, add achievements to resumés and make a tangible difference to rural and remote health.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of interests and areas of expertise by Friday 30 August 2019 to get involved.
The National Mental Health Commission is consulting on the 2030 Vision for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention via the Connections project, which is a nationwide conversation about the future of mental health and suicide prevention in Australia.
The consultation involves the Commission visiting 23 communities across Australia to hold Town Hall meetings and consultations with all those people experiencing mental health issues. Consumers, carers, families and those organisations which provide support and care are all invited to attend.
Individuals are invited to share their stories and experiences in relation to mental health, suicide prevention and wellbeing via an online survey.
The survey closes 8 September 2019.
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