What’s in the PIP pipeline?

Government reform of the Practice Incentives Program has been delayed. Zilla Efrat investigates


While there appears to be plenty of talk taking place behind closed doors, GPs remain in the dark about what to expect from the delayed revamp of the Practice Incentives Program (PIP), which includes the introduction of a new Quality Improvement (QI) incentive.

The start date of the proposed program, which involves the scrapping of incentive payments for five items and redirecting funding towards encouraging quality improvements in practices,