A1 Rates for Non- VR Doctors after October 31st?

Published on October 10, 2018

Here at People Medical Consulting we like spreading what we know and giving you a clear pathway to your career. We’re answering a different question each week based on queries raised via our Facebook & Instagram profiles. 

 

THIS WEEK’S QUESTION…? 

 

A1 Rates for Non- VR Doctors after October 31st? 

 

What happens October 31? 

After October 31st 2018, the OMPs programs will cease to exist and any doctor who is not already on an OMPs program will bill A7 rates until they are fellowed. Doctors currently on the OMPs program will continue to get access til 2022. 

 

Is there a way to get the A1 Rates while Non-VR? 

Yes- registrar training programs such as AGPT, RVTS and ACRRM Independent Pathway will ensure you can bill as a VR doctor through the program.  

 

How Can We Help? 

Our team help General Practitioners both with finding jobs and helping with the full applications process including finding the best pathway to fellowship for you and your life goals. If we can help, please contact us at admin@peoplemedical.com.au.   

 

People Medical Consulting are a team of professionals with a passion for guiding those specialising in the Medical industry to find their career pathway and settle into Australia. Working with both Australian trained and Overseas trained professionals, we have extensive experience in Recruitment of General Practitioners, and   Document Assistance for those requiring support with RACGP, AHPRA, 19AA and 19AB Medicare Exemptions.