New group to examine rural classification

A new 'technical group' is to be set up to finally revamp the controversial rural classification system under plans to be announced by the Federal Health Minister late Friday.

Tanya Plibersek is to reveal the revamp of the classification scheme, which underpins numerous federal incentive programs intended to attract and retain doctors to rural areas, at the AMA's annual conference in Sydney.

The scheme has been 

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