Published Articles

Highlights from the RACGP conference

GP15 Video: Check out this video montage of the goings on at this year's RACGP conference in Melbourne.
25 September 2015

Pay GPs for quality not just quantity: Ley

GP15: The Federal Health Minister says doctors should be paid for “quality of care, not just quantity”.
24 September 2015

University tipped to start training GPs

A university is on the verge of taking over registrar training across most of one state, in the biggest shake-up of GP training in 20 years.
24 September 2015

GP honoured for 'dedication' to profession

GP15: A long-running Australian Doctor columnist and WA GP has been honoured for his service to the profession at the RACGP's annual conference.
23 September 2015

8 key points in new hypertension guidance

GP15: GPs were given a sneak peek at proposed new national hypertension guidelines at the RACGP’s annual conference.
23 September 2015

Concern over lack of action on GP training

GP15: The RACGP says it is still in the dark over the Federal Government's immediate plans for the future of GP training.
23 September 2015

TV shows beat pamphlets in the waiting room

GP15: Televised health programs shown in GP waiting rooms can help to spread preventive health messages and educate patients, research shows.
23 September 2015

GP of the Year announced

GP15: A NSW doctor with a passion for health education has been named GP of the Year at the RACGP's annual conference.
22 September 2015

CDM items tied to 'medical home' under RACGP plan

GP15: Patients will have to register with GP clinics to access chronic disease management plans on Medicare, under a radical funding plan drawn up by the RACGP.
22 September 2015