Senate committee to probe bullying and harassment in medicine

A SENATE inquiry has been established into the medical complaints process, including the prevalence of bullying and harassment and the investigative role of the Medical Board of Australia and AHPRA.

The inquiry, which was announced yesterday and is due to report in late June, will investigate:

  • The prevalence of bullying and harassment in the medical profession
  • Any barriers, whether real or perceived, to medical practitioners reporting bullying and