Ignore the naysayers? GP trainees are happy

That appears to be the main finding of a national survey of some 21,000 doctors across Australia

Despite being battered and buffeted by the COVID-19 pandemic, GP trainees seem as a whole very happy with their career choice, happy with their training and happy with their working lives.

While there will be debate, the findings of the 2020 Medical Training Survey also suggest that when it comes to their core business, the RACGP, ACRRM, the RTOs and GP supervisors should feel happy too.

The survey, conducted last year by the Medical Board of Australia, received responses from 21,000