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2022.1 CCE results release: Thursday 4 August 2022.
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The RACGP is working hard on transitioning to college-led general practice training
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The Abuse and violence: working with our patients in general practice provides the best-available current evidence for GPs
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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
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Greening up: Environmental sustainability in general practice
Your practice team can support existing sustainability measures and actively contribute to minimising the environmental footprint of your practice. Sustainability and personal agency must be embedded within relevant aspects of the practice and clearly communicated to promote the workplace culture. Practice change occurs when the whole practice buys in and changes are understood and easily implemented.
As general energy use makes up the largest component of the non‑clinical carbon footprint of general practice, we have some suggestions for how your practice might avoid unnecessary energy use and increase efficiency. These actions can save both carbon and money. The key areas of focus are heating/cooling, appliances and lighting. You can also find general energy management advice for Australian businesses on the Energy management for business webpage.
Other areas the offer potential to boost environmental sustainability in your practice include:
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