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A New Era for Medical Regulation – for better or for worse?, Thursday 17 June 2010

Date/Time Display: 
Thursday 17 June 2010, 1900 hours
Location: 
The Brisbane Club
Cost: 
Member and partner $120; Non members and partner $135
Description: 

Following the 2006 Productivity Commission Report, Australia’s Heath Workforce, COAG agreed to introduce a national registration and accreditation scheme for health professions (NRAS). 

From 1 July 2010, regulation of the Australian medical profession will be in the hands of the Medical Board of Australia and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).  

Dr Joanna Flynn is the inaugural chair of the Medical Board of Australia and will address the medico-legal implications of this new scheme.

Please click on the link below to download a copy of Dr Flynn's presentation to the Society.