What is wrong with the Medical Board of Australia?

The national regime for regulating doctors is not working says Dr Kerry Breen, a former president of the Victorian Medical Board
Staff writer
Kerry Breen
Dr Kerry Breen.

The national scheme for registration and regulation introduced 10 years ago has failed to win the confidence of doctors, says Dr Kerry Breen.

In this extract from his new book, Memoir of an Accidental Ethicist, the former president of the Medical Board of Victoria explains what went wrong and ways it can be fixed.