Worst Doctor Shortage Since WWII in Oz

by Kathy Jones on  October 7, 2010 at 11:12 PM General Health News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment
Font : A-A+

Australia is facing the worst shortage of doctors since the World War II, according to the new president of the Royal Australian College of GPs.

Professor Claire Jackson said that they were now looking to train more GPs to tackle the crisis.
 Worst Doctor Shortage Since WWII in Oz
Worst Doctor Shortage Since WWII in Oz

"We now have a lot more medical students and thankfully a lot more register training positions this year than we did several years ago," she said at the GP10 conference in Cairns. "Our challenge as a college is to make sure all those students and registers get first-class training and support."




Source: Medindia

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

More News on:

Eradicate Quackery, Save Lives Laymanís Guide to Understanding Medical Specialists 

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive