9 areas covered in RACGP's new funding model

A revised funding model for GPs drawn up by the RACGP would see the Practice Incentives Program (PIP) and the Service Incentive Payment (SIP) replaced by a new nine-pronged payment scheme.

The draft plans were set out in a paper entitled "Vision for a sustainable health system", which was drawn up by a GP think tank and grassroots GPs, and released for consultation by the college on Wednesday.

The document said the current PIP and SIP schemes were not achieving what they