Latest general practice News

Practice what you teach: AMA urges better employment conditions for GPs
Preparing Australians for COVID-19 vaccination roll-out
Dr Jessica Orchard wins Prevention Prize at CSANZ
Time to develop Medicare for 21st Century
New fund to attract doctors to North and North-West Tasmania
A win for interdisciplinary collaboration
$311 million for dementia, cancer and additional medical research
Perfect solution for improving health of nation
RACGP appoints first Aboriginal Censor supporting next generation of GPs
RACGP urges Australians to keep ‘COVID safe’ during summer heatwaves
Travel Medicine in a time of COVID
New GP aged care model will further fragment care
RACGP: GPs need more support in managing mental health concerns
AMA, Government partner up to work on permanent telehealth model
RACGP welcomes Government telehealth commitment
Congratulating RACGP award winner Mackay GP Dr Kerry Summerscales
Uptake of highly effective female contraception stalls in Victoria and New South Wales
RACGP strengthens international partnerships to advance GP education and patient care
Inspiring doctor wins national RACGP award
Continued COVID-19 support for Tasmanian GPs
Congratulating RACGP Award winner and Bundaberg GP Associate Professor Brad Murphy
Dr Jim Berryman achieves incredible double sweep of national RACGP awards
Congratulating GP of Year Bega’s Dr Duncan MacKinnon
Congratulating RACGP award winner Dr Anne Eastwood
New $20 million Blackall Hospital officially opened
RACGP cautiously welcomes Government proposal to boost mental healthcare
RACGP cautiously welcomes Government proposal to boost mental healthcare
Little support for GPs in mental health report
Australians falling behind in cholesterol screening
4 cases of COVID-19 – none in community
Uni partnership to train ‘homegrown’ doctors in regional Queensland
RACGP: Rural and regional GPs vital in health crisis response
State of general practice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
GPs vital to health of nation when health crises strike
RACGP congratulates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Award winners
‘Revolutionary’ algorithms underestimate risk to patients
Australia’s GPs to examine their role in disasters, lessons from COVID-19 at RACGP annual conference
FFA Women’s Technical Advisor Rae Dower hails Football Queensland’s first ever female only B Licence coaching
Health spending grew by 3.1% during 2018-19
RACGP encourages rural GPs to take up new mental health training to help children after disasters
Lack of understanding of common heart condition leads to missed treatment opportunities, study suggests
2 new imported cases of COVID-19; no new community cases
Mersey emergency department to reopen 24/7
Millennials embrace telehealth consultations with general practitioners
1 new imported case of COVID-19; no new community cases
RACGP welcomes resources to help GPs manage rising mental health concerns
Aged care blueprint demands urgent action
5 new imported cases; no new community cases of COVID-19