Just a cringing GP: the college's ads demean us
I fail to understand the need to convince the public that GPs are specialists in their own right.
Of course, like most GPs, I have been frustrated by patients and even my own relatives asking, are you going to specialise in something or stay #justagp?
Thankfully I have not been asked this question for some years now, as I rarely see new patients and those I do see, know my role in their healthcare.
But is it a case of lest we forget, until everyone in Australia knows that we have specialised also?
Over the past five years, I have seen my RACGP fees effectively double