Continuing undersupply of GPs

Fears of an oversupply of GPs in Australia are not justified. Martina Stanley, Director of Alecto Australia, has written a letter to the RACGP President Dr Bastian Seidel explaining that despite the news items and statements of late, we are in fact experiencing an undersupply of GPs. We do not believe that it would be in the interests of the Australian community to stop overseas trained doctors from coming to Australia.

The reality is we have a continuing undersupply of qualified VR GPs:

Read the full letter below



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