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The Department of Health is currently undertaking a review of the Practice Incentives Program Indigenous Health Incentive (PIP IHI) and is seeking your participation. A number of workshops are being held in capital cities and some regional areas throughout June and July. The workshops seek to understand, through your knowledge and experience, how the PIP IHI currently influences the care of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with chronic disease. Contact RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health via email@example.com...
The RACGP's GP wellbeing survey has been designed to gain insights and opinions on GP wellbeing in Australian general practice. GPs and general practice registrars currently practising in Australia are invited to contribute and have their say. Your experience and insights will assist the RACGP in understanding what supports are currently accessed, where future investment is needed, and the barriers and challenges faced by GPs in relation to their own wellbeing and mental health. The survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete and all re...
Members are reminded that the RACGP is currently seeking feedback from members on changes to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) for thoracic medicine that came into effect on 1 November 2018. The 1 November 2018 changes consisted of: redefining the criteria for complex lung function testing, including the introduction of new MBS items to reflect the complexity of these tests amending requirements to encourage appropriately performed spirometry in the primary care setting. These changes required GPs to adjust their billing practices, particularl...
The RACGP website has a new central location for general practice policy and procedure templates, which have been consolidated in one location from a range of RACGP guides and resources. These templates will assist general practices to meet their professional and legislative obligations when providing clinical care, whilst also supporting day-to-day business activities. They can also assist practices to meet and maintain accreditation in accordance with the RACGP Standards for general practices (5th edition). Visit the RACGP website to access...
Nominations for the Growing Strong, Standing Strong Together and Student Bursary awards have been extended to Monday 1 July. RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health offers awards to a Fellow, member of the RACGP or an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person who has contributed to improving health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Visit the RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health awards page to download a nomination form.
NAIDOC Week is our chance to celebrate and highlight the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples NAIDOC Week runs from 7 – 14 July 2019 and is centred on the theme Voice. Treaty. Truth. This theme acknowledges the importance of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander voices and constitutional recognition through the Uluru Statement from the Heart . There are many ways you can join NAIDOC celebrations. Visit the NAIDOC website for further information and for resources, posters and to find your local comm...
The RACGP is pleased to announce the 2019 state winners for General Practitioner of the Year, General Practice Supervisor of the Year, General Practice Registrar of the Year, and General Practice of the Year. A list of names will be made available 9:30 am Friday 21 June (AEST). National RACGP Award winners will be selected from the cohort of state winners and will be announced at GP19, the RACGP conference to be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre in October. Visit the RACGP Awards page to see the state award winners.
Nominations for the Growing Strong, Standing Strong Together and Student Bursary awards have been extended to Monday 1 July. RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health offers awards to a Fellow, member of the RACGP or an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person who has contributed to improving health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Visit the RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health awards page to download a nomination form.