Published Articles

IMG warning: Get ready for new restrictions on working visas

The government claims the reforms will save more than $400 million over the next four years.
05 March 2019

How the college plans to bring IMGs in from the cold

The RACGP is getting the ability to confer Medicare provider numbers to non-VR GPs in its training program.
28 November 2018

Tristar could start charging patients amid rural doctor shortage

Locating a doctor who will work in the bush is like 'finding a unicorn', says CEO.
14 November 2018

ACRRM to review whether it's racist

Rural GP college says the internal probe is a pre-emptive strike after other colleges have come under fire.
29 October 2018

GPs caught out by Medicare provider number changes

Hundreds of GPs may have faced major delays to starting new jobs
12 October 2018

The mysterious case of the $415 million IMG visa

No, a government plan to save big bucks won't solve our rural GP shortage.
25 September 2018

New central agency to vet IMG recruitment

Govt says it wants 'improved targeting' of doctors going into areas of need.
11 September 2018