Do we trust our doctors? Why UK-style revalidation in Australia would be a big mistake

Revalidation will be easier and cheaper if we use existing quality assurance systems.

Our story, our vision – the future of general practice

The vision for a sustainable healthcare system and general practice as released at GP15 in Melbourne.

An easy introduction to Twitter

A guide for new Twitter users.

Competency checks on doctors could become a costly mistake

A new revalidation system without supportive evidence may become the next expensive failure in Australian healthcare.

The joys of pay for performance

Performance based payment of doctors is not without risks…

5 reasons why the Medicare rebate freeze is bad policy

As we speak, around Australia GP practices are increasing their fees…

What health consumers want: interview with Leanne Wells

Health consumerism around the world is changing, says the new CEO of the Consumers Health Forum.

Top Australian GP Bloggers 2015

The 2015 list of amazing Australian GP Bloggers.

The Danish health IT solution: small-scale brilliance

GP Daniel Byrne explains why Denmark is one of the world leaders in the use e-health.

Is this the e-health breakthrough we’ve been waiting for?

The Australian Government is considering major legislative changes to the PCEHR.

Warning: digital challenges ahead

Is Australia ready for the new digital technologies in healthcare?

Your GP and Dr Google: a good team

A list of trustworthy websites containing useful general information about common health problems

A painful topic: what doctors need to know (according to patients)

Doctors beware: don’t expect flattery…

The video that made doctors cry

The ‘good GP’ awareness campaign video has touched the hearts of many doctors.

Why doctors should work closer with patient organisations

We must harness the potential power of the patient–doctor alliance to protect what’s good in health care.


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