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Enrolments for the 2020.2 KFP and AKT exams close at 9:00 am, Monday 10 August 2020
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
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
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The use of clinical desktop systems and the electronic management of information have become vital to the delivery of safe and high quality care for patients.
General practice is at the forefront of e-health and has specific requisites in computer and information security. Information security is not about the maximum security possible, it is about the balance between reasonable action and protection.
The RACGP recognised that general practice staff required resources that were practical and applicable to achieving robust information security in general practice. These resources are provided below.
Information security is critical to the provision of safe, high-quality healthcare and the efficient running of a general practice
The NDB scheme sets mandatory notification and control requirements for data breaches involving personal information held by an organisation
General practice is subject to stringent privacy obligations by virtue of handling health information