RACGP seeking feedback on performance indicators

Some of the proposed indicators measure the processes practices use to support safety and quality care, triage patients and support palliative care.

Other indicators measure the assessment of cardiovascular risk, screening rates for smoking status, alcohol consumption or cervical cancer, childhood immunisation rates, lipid management and the reduction of tobacco consumption and benzodiazepine use.

RACGP Clinical Indicator Taskforce chair Dr Evan Ackermann said the indicators would be reviewed in light of member feedback and pilot