First AMA Council of General Practitioners meeting for 2021

4 Mar 2021

The AMA Council of General Practitioners (CGP) met via videoconference for the first time this year.

Dr Richard Kidd, Chair of CGP, led discussions on a range of issues facing general practitioners and the health of their communities, including: 

  • COVID-19 vaccination rollout 

  • Primary health reform 

  • Permanent telehealth MBS items 

  • Telemedicine standards 

  • Patient activation 

  • Supporting data driven quality improvement