Latest Royal Australian College of General Practitioners News

RACGP: GPs and general practice teams deserve full support of Western Australian Government
RACGP: Hardworking GPs and general practice teams deserve full support of government
Prioritisation of semaglutide supply for people with type 2 diabetes during shortage
Labor Will Strengthen Medicare
RACGP welcomes Opposition’s commitment to invest almost $1 billion dollars in general practice care
RACGP: Governments must act to support future of Tasmanian general practice care
Australian GPs team with parkrun to combat rising chronic illness
RACGP: Action needed on rural, regional, and remote healthcare in NSW
Sunshine Coast GP urges investment in general practice care
RACGP backs rural health announcement but says more support needed
Australians Could Die Due To Morrisons Medicare Heart Tests Cuts
RACGP: rural GPs need more robust support
Top 3 questions – Covid symptoms, wearing mask, and seeking treatments
RACGP calls for greater regulation of cosmetic surgery
RACGP and AMA warning on immunisation program decision for Western Australia
RACGP urges ramp up of vaccine dose donations to developing world
Prime Minister – Transcript – Interview with Mike O’loughlin, Tasmania Talks
RACGP: proposed GP Urgent Care Clinics should build on existing practices
RACGP: More support needed for Tasmanian regional and rural general practice care
RACGP urges investment in general practice care
RACGP welcomes committee calls for change to rules discouraging GPs from seeking mental healthcare
Senate Committee takes on board RACS concerns about mandatory reporting and notifications
Australians urged to prepare for resurgence of flu
RACGP: GPs urge stronger action on reducing tobacco use
RACGP calls on government to “show me money” for implementation of Primary Health Care 10 Year Plan
RACGP slams ECG Medicare rebate call
RACGP: reform needed to ensure access to affordable antenatal care
Ticking time-bomb of diabetes
RACGP backs committee calls for general practice funding boost
RACGP welcomes Opposition’s focus on aged care and urges support for community-based care
RACGP warns 10 Year Plan remains unfunded
Record investment in future health of Australia’s health system
Record investment in future of Australia’s health system
RACGP: GPs must be included in National Plan to End Violence
2023 AGPT program open for applications
RACGP: Urgent change of course needed on pharmacy scope of practice pilot and inquiry launched into UTI pilot
RACGP urges government campaign on Covid boosters
Victorian GPs encouraged to undertake new training to respond to domestic and family violence
RACGP: GPs need more support helping flood-affected communities
RACGP: South Australian election an opportunity to boost general practice care
GPs say longer consultations needed in general practice to better serve women
Psychological expertise where we need it most: GPs not only answer to our mental health crisis
RACGP: Psychologist waiting list requires urgent measures
RACGP reminds patients face masks are still needed in general practice
RACGP welcomes report highlighting value of telehealth and telephone consultations
RACGP welcomes Moderna announcement and urges greater support for general practice
RACGP: Alcohol and other drug problems are health issues
RACGP urges action to tackle vaccine misinformation targeting parents