AHPRA questioned over registration of foreign doctors

The regulator said IMGs would largely skip dealing with the Australian Medical Council – and limited registration – and jump straight to provisional registration under a proposed overhaul.

But the Australian IMG Support, Advice and Advocacy Network said while AHPRA may improve efficiency, the changes “do not address the core problems with the system, namely the discriminatory nature of the current assessment policies and processes, as well as the lack of meaningful input from IMGs”.

It said AHPRA only accepted equivalency training in “a

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