Conflict of interest? RACGP's commercial venture puts PIP role in doubt

The health minister will decide if the college can continue to offer advice

The Federal Minister for Health will decide whether the RACGP can continue to offer advice on Practice Incentive Program reforms after the college revealed it is setting up a commercial venture collecting performance data from GP practices.

RACGP PIP Practice Incentive Program

Several sources have confirmed to Australian Doctor that a February meeting of the government’s PIP advisory group was cut short after the college flagged the potential conflict of interest.

Data collection is set to become the key part of the redesigned $300 million program, in which