Being an 'older GP' ain't what it used to be

Dr Pam Rachootin puts her thoughts into a haiku.


Protect the public

From all those dodgy doctors

Who turn 70.


Interrogate them,

Examine them carefully

For incompetence.


One must never let

Doctors stop jumping through hoops.

Keep up those standards!


AHPRA is so f….ed.

Must be my frontal lobe that

Lets the truth blurt out.


Scrutinized, and when

You’ve proved yourself again, then

Prove yourself again.