Health care homes: Why the money matters


RACGP chief Dr Frank Jones is concerned that the trials merely move existing money around.

PATIENTS who have a regular general practice have overall improved health outcomes which are cost effective: this is why the RACGP has championed the Medical/health care home concept within an Australian context, as outlined in our ‘Vision for general practice and a sustainable health system’ 2015.

This concept needs appropriate real time application and analysis, to ensure it