5 ways to win in general practice

The GP of the year and the practice of the year have different approaches to success.

1. Size

For Dr Derek Pope, being large is a key reason why his practice picked up the RACGP’s General Practice of the Year Award for 2016.

His practice, the Ararat Medical Centre in south-west Victoria, employs 12 to 14 doctors and, at times, trainee registrars. Thus it can afford to have three