It’s time to stop the bandaid solutions and get serious about fixing general practice

Dr Karyn Matterson
Dr Karyn Matterson.

The release of the RACGP’s Health of the Nation 2023 report this week has further generated essential discussions about the attraction and retention of the general practice workforce.

While the report presents a thorough analysis of the state of general practice, its true significance lies in igniting a dialogue about the future — a future that requires substantial change, innovation and a shift in mindset.