ACRRM follows RACGP's lead in penning 'compact' with government


The Federal Government is promising to review the pay and incentives of rural doctors as part of a 'compact' signed with ACRRM ahead of next week’s federal budget.

It has also pledged to urgently finalise all outstanding legislative amendments required to grant the college full recognition as a certifier of specialist GPs.

The compact, made public on Wednesday, echoes those agreed in secret by the RACGP and AMA last May.

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