GP supervisors agree 'in principle' to match registrars' pay with hospital trainees

Discussions are also underway on a paid parental leave scheme for GP registrars

GP supervisors have made an in-principle agreement to provide registrars with comparable base pay to hospital doctors but have left open the question of who pays if salaries rise.

Dr Nicole Higgins
Dr Nicole Higgins.

The pledge is a step towards breaking the multi-year deadlock over minimum contracts between the GP Supervisors Australia (GPSA) and GP Registrars Australia (GPRA).

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