Latest General Practitioner News

RACGP acknowledges Health Minister Greg Hunt during critical time for Australia
Climate change is biggest threat to health system
RACGP & GP Synergy statement
Australia’s newest citizens welcomed
New guidelines to help GPs care for patients impacted by violence and abuse
GPs urged to look for abuse signs as domestic violence escalates amid pandemic
Covid Vaccination information and resources for GPs 25 November
New Direction in Research Comparing Brain Health of Identical and Non-Identical Twins
RACGP: Lessons from Covid vaccine rollout must not be forgotten
Recognition of Rural Generalist Medicine clears first hurdle
RACGP releases new home-care guidelines for Covid-positive patients
RACGP: SA GPs urgently need more guidance
Researchers confirm link between testing positive for Covid and fatigue and sleep problems
RACGP: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander vaccination rates critical risk as holiday season approaches
Fellowship exam update 5 November
Consultation open for GP Workforce Planning and Prioritisation activity
‘Living with COVID’ means living with caution
Medicare to fund allied health case conferencing
New tools for GPs to improve breast cancer diagnosis and care
RACGP: Anxiety over vaccine mandates will not exempt you from receiving Covid vaccine
RACGP: General practice needs more support for booster vaccines
Emergency message – Get Vaxxed!
RACGP: South Australian trip to tackle rural GP concerns
RACGP welcomes Covid vaccine booster approval
RACGP calls for adequate funding for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander healthcare
RACGP Health of Nation report reveals state of rural general practice
GPs urgently need support to tackle looming health crisis
RACGP calls for boost to North Queensland general practice workforce
Federal Government urged to tackle mental health and wellbeing crisis by investing in social prescribing
RACGP welcomes Victorian Government announcement of GP respiratory clinics
Research on detecting cancer in primary care wins RCGP Research Paper of Year award
PIP Payments for Aged Care
Calls for GPs to help improve carer wellbeing this National Carers Week
RACGP drive to boost specialist GP numbers in rural Australia
RACGP: GPs crucial in improving health outcomes for older Australians
RACGP appoints new Chief Executive Officer 11 October
RACGP leaders visiting Northern Territory to tackle GP workforce concerns
Covid vaccination to become mandatory for WA primary and community health workers
AMA Submission on RACGP Administrative Changes to Standards for General Practice
RACGP launches new project to shine spotlight on rural and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander GPs
Future Leaders program supporting GPs to lead change in their community
PSA releases Guidelines for Pharmacists Providing Smoking Cessation Support
Prescriptions now required to import nicotine vaping products
Future Leaders program supporting GPs to lead change in their community
Rural doctors need easier pathways to work in local hospitals
RACGP gives thumbs up to Pfizer and Moderna eligibility expansion
Gunnedah Shire Mayor calls for investigation into Gunnedah Rural Health Centre vacancy
AMA releases position statement on rural GPs working in local hospitals