New regional training provider boundaries revealed

Medical Observer can reveal today’s announcement by Health Minister Sussan Ley (scheduled for 1.30pm AEST) will be followed by a competitive tender of training providers for the new zones, which are expected to commence delivery of the Australian General Practice Training program in 2016.

Also to be announced is an advisory committee that will evaluate the program, managed by the RACGP, ACRRM and including representatives from General Practice Registrars Australia, General Practice Supervisors Australia (GPSA), an independent Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander GP,