Doctors to pay less share to AHPRA

GPs who bemoan the steely gaze of AHPRA and feel its edicts are overbearing may take small pleasure in recent changes asked of the regulator.

The national regulator accepted a recommendation to not dig so deep into the pockets of doctors for its funding, and to make up the slack by asking more from other health professionals like psychologists, chiropractors and dentists.

Under the current model, Australia's 14 different health professions each