AHPRA accused of shoddy investigations

AHPRA is frequently ignoring the fundamental rules of natural justice in its pursuit of accused doctors, Avant has told a Victorian parliamentary inquiry.

In a highly critical assessment of the agency's performance since its 2010 launch, the medico-legal firm joined the RACGP in calling for AHPRA to revamp its investigations process.

Victoria's Legal and Social Issues Committee is inquiring into AHPRA's cost effectiveness, regulatory efficacy and ability protect