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RACGP offer courses and events to further develop the knowledge you need to develop your GP career
2022 RACGP curriculum and syllabus
for Australian general practice
The Abuse and violence: working with our patients in general practice provides the best-available current evidence for GPs
Stay up-to-date with the latest information and resources on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Download the Standards for general practice (5th edition) - a benchmark for quality care and risk management in Australian general practices
Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for general practitioners
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
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Winter Planning Toolkit modules
Module 2: Preventative measures
Last revised: 05 Jun 2023
Physical distancing is the physical separation of people to reduce the risk of disease transmission from potentially infectious patients. This means:
The RACGP Infection prevention and control guidelines has suggestions on how to design your practice to ensure appropriate monitoring and isolation of patients, choice of fixtures to ensure a consistently clean clinic and ventilation.
Safe Work Australia’s Practice physical distancing video provides further helpful guidance on this topic.
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