Latest General Practitioner News

Changes coming for Disability Parking Permit application process
RACGP welcomes Government telehealth commitment
Congratulating RACGP award winner Mackay GP Dr Kerry Summerscales
RACGP strengthens international partnerships to advance GP education and patient care
Inspiring doctor wins national RACGP award
Dr Katrina Giskes receives Dr Charlotte Hespe Research Award
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
RACGP cautiously welcomes Government proposal to boost mental healthcare
New COVID-19 Direction 2020 – Stay at Home, South Australia
RACGP cautiously welcomes Government proposal to boost mental healthcare
Australians falling behind in cholesterol screening
RACGP welcomes Federal Government commitment to boost rural GP workforce
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
RACGP: Make sure you have your thunderstorm asthma plan in place
Australia’s GPs to examine their role in disasters, lessons from COVID-19 at RACGP annual conference
RACGP encourages rural GPs to take up new mental health training to help children after disasters
RACGP and NDIA making it easier for GPs to help patients navigate NDIS
APHA welcomes new President
RACGP welcomes resources to help GPs manage rising mental health concerns
Electronic prescriptions roll out expands across Metropolitan Sydney
RACGP to suspend Candidate Assessment and Applied Knowledge Test for final 2021 AGPT intake
GPs vital in long-term care of COVID-19 patients
RACGP: Exam candidates will be refunded and given full support
Congratulating our Tasmanian GP award winners
GP trainees need certainty following exam disruption
RACGP Victoria partners with VACCHO to grow GP workforce for Aboriginal communities
Congratulating our Western Australian GP award winners
RACGP: Telehealth investment welcome but GPs need greater help managing health crises
Money talks: Proposal to give patients more say in what to pay GPs
Congratulating our Queensland GP award winners
Congratulating our Victorian GP award winners
Lifelong Lockdown, new health survey
RACGP slams SA Health’s direction to surgeons
Congratulating our SA & NT General Practitioner award winners
Congratulating Albany GP Dr Lorri Hopkins
RACGP: GPs crucial in effective COVID-19 vaccine roll out
E-cigarettes ‘gateway’ to smoking for non-smokers
Inspiring doctor wins NSW/ACT GP in Training of Year award
Congratulating NSW/ACT GP of Year Dr Duncan MacKinnon
Mount Isa GP wins RACGP Community Project of Year for wellbeing clinic helping local teachers
RACGP awards Western Sydney University student rural medical bursary
RACGP welcomes new Victorian health minister Martin Foley