RACGP will fight any 'discriminatory screening' of GPs

The college is more comfortable with the medical board's plan for stronger CPD

The RACGP has responded to the Medical Board's plan for mandatory health and competency checks for older doctors by pledging to fight any "discriminatory screening" of GPs.

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Under one of the biggest regulatory shake-ups in a generation, announced on Wednesday, all doctors aged 70 and over will be subject to checks, which will include peer review and,