Call to end mandatory reporting as CrazySocks4Docs kicks off

The RACGP is pushing again for amendments to mandatory reporting laws saying the pandemic is surely the time to help doctors take care of their own mental health.

On the day that's dedicated to shining the spotlight on doctors’ psychological wellbeing, the RACGP is making fresh calls to change mandatory reporting laws to ensure GPs seek help for mental health issues.

Dr Geoff Toogood. Photo: Newspix

CrazySocks4Docs Day, founded by Melbourne cardiologist Dr Geoff Toogood, takes place on the first Friday in June