GP and Primary Care Useful Links


Diabetes monitoring at the Devonport Community and Health Services CentreThe following links are useful tools to access relevant information, education and resources for Tasmanian General Practitioners:

Doctor Connect

The Department of Health and Ageing Doctor Connect aims to provide a range of information to doctors about incentives available to work in regional, rural and remote Australia. It also provides a starting point for overseas trained doctors and potential employers.

Health Recruitment Plus

Health Recruitment Plus Tasmania provides a tailored recruitment service to GP practices and doctors seeking to work in General Practice in Tasmania.

Remote Vocational Training Scheme (RVTS)

The Remote Vocational Training Scheme is a vocational training program for medical practitioners in remote and isolated communities throughout Australia. The training provided meets the requirements for Fellowship of both ACRRM and RACGP.

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP)

The The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners is Australia's largest professional general practice organisation and represents urban and rural general practitioners.

The College's mission is to improve health and wellbeing for all Australians by supporting general practitioners, registrars and medical students by assessing doctors' skills and knowledge, supplying ongoing professional development activities, developing resources and guidelines, helping general practitioners with issues that affect their practice and development standards that general practices use as part of the accreditation process.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM)

The Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine is one of two colleges in Australia that are responsible for setting and arbitrating standards for the medical speciality of general practice.

The College is responsible for setting professional standards for training, assessment, certification and continuing professional development. It also plays an important role in supporting medical students and junior doctors considering a career in rural practice.

General Practice Training Tasmania (GPTT)

General Practice Training Tasmania offers interesting training possibilities combined with an excellent lifestyle in a beautiful state. It is known for its high quality, well organised program, including unique educational experiences.