GP Taskforce Final Report

On 15 September 2009, the ACT Minister for Health, Ms Katy Gallagher MLA, tabled the final report of the ministerially appointed GP Taskforce entitled General Practice and Sustainable Primary Health Care: The Way Forward in the ACT Legislative Assembly.

The Report, containing 30 recommendations, comes after close to six months of intense consultation and investigation on issues relating to doctor shortages, health records, and primary health care for vulnerable populations in the ACT.

Final Report

Download the General Practice and Sustainable Primary Health Care: The Way Forward report:

Final Report

Final Report

GP Taskforce media release (15 September 2009

Submissions Received

List of submissions made to the GP Taskforce:

Australian Indigenous Doctor's Association

Women's Centre for Health Matters Inc

ACT Department of Disability, Housing and Community Services

Tuggeranong Community Council Incorporated

Heart Foundation ACT

Health Services Commissioner

ACT Division of General Practice

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia

HealthCube Pty Ltd

HealthCube Pty Ltd Appendix

Health Care Consumers' Association ACT Inc

ACT Council of Social Service Inc. (ACTCOSS)

Directions ACT - Althea Wellness Centre

National Disability Services

Carers ACT

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