The RACGP wants to make it easier for doctors to return to practice

'I don’t think they have been supported enough in the past,' says Dr George Zaharias

The RACGP wants to make life easier for GPs who return to work after extended time away, declaring too many doctors are being caught up in bureaucracy.

Dr George Zaharias.

Currently, those who take between one and three years away from the job have to complete the equivalent of one year of CPD activities relevant to their practice before they re-enter.