Latest Royal Australian College of General Practitioners News

Protecting Australians from unsafe compounding of replica weight loss products
Federal Budget drops the ball for Australians struggling to afford essential healthcare
Government’s job not done to improve access to essential care and reduce costs for Australians: RACGP
Health announcement shows misguided investment and wrong priorities: RACGP
RACGP Welcomes 61 New Specialist GPs To ACT
AHPPC Statement On E-cigarettes
ACT Government’s Patient Tax Will Cost Patients: GPs
AMA unites with health organisations to support vaping reforms
Peak Health Bodies Join Government To Fight Vaping
Victorian Government’s ‘$10 million bandaid’ won’t save general practice care or help with cost-of-living
Budget must make it cheaper and easier for Australians to access healthcare
RACGP Queensland tour to increase GPs training in rural communities
Bulk Billing Slide Stopped Thanks To Albanese Government
Don’t Repeat UK Health System Failures Here: RACGP
“An important step forward”: RACGP welcomes NSW drug checking pilot
a review of changes to ECG Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) items,
RACGP launches new, more inclusive definition of general practice to improve equity and access
A Cairns general practice is dedicated to data excellence
GP registrar satisfaction survey shows success of nationally consistent training program
RACGP Backs Vaping Crackdown
RACGP applauds Queensland pill testing announcement
RACGP urges Victorian pill testing trial
Stop The Patient Tax Grab: GPs launch bold campaign to save general practice care for South Australian patients
System-wide health sector reform on the agenda for medical leaders 
6 Key Breast Cancer Drugs Now More Affordable Thanks to 60-day Prescribing
RACGP offers research grants for practice financial sustainability and GP wellbeing
RACGP Appoints New CEO
Labor will do what Liberals won’t and rule out GP payroll tax 22 February 2024
Government should be responsible for safeguarding Australia’s children from climate crisis health harms
2024 Federal Budget must build Australia’s GP workforce to meet growing patient needs
RACGP urges new Medicare item to achieve cost savings and improve patient care access
New sun safety advice tailored for Australia’s diverse population
GPs call on Victorian Premier to directly intervene on state’s payroll tax grab after patient impact revealed
Boosting Medicare subsidies for patients gets results: RACGP
RACGP welcomes Victorian Government grants for GPs in training to boost general practice
Grants Up For Grabs To Grow Victoria’s Gp Workforce
GP workforce to grow thanks to new recruits
GPs welcome new incentives for advanced skills in rural areas
You can now order all kinds of medical tests online. Our research shows this is (mostly) a bad idea
GPs and pathologists raise concerns over plans to remove 7-day delay for all pathology results on My Health Record
Disposable vape imports now banned
GPs vital in combating future pandemics
Rural Advanced Skills incentive now open
RACGP: Victoria’s gas transition a positive move for health
RACGP welcomes MYEFO investment to improve the health and wellbeing of Australians
Budget Measures to Progress Disability Agenda in NSW
RACGP calls on Tasmanian Government to develop a mother and baby service for all Tasmania
GP registrar survey shows success of College-led training