If I am privately billing, will my experience count towards Fellowship?

Published on September 11, 2019

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…?

 

If I am privately billing, will my experience count towards Fellowship?

 

 

If you’re billing privately, that is not accessing Medicare benefits (perhaps due to not meeting 19AA or 19AB), your experience will still be considered 100% towards your Fellowship. 

 

Each college has its own definition of what General Practice is when they assess your experience and providing the work you’re doing falls into this definition then it will contribute fully to your time to Fellowship. 

 

The colleges do not check if you have access to Medicare- it is irrelevant to their assessment process. 

 

 

How Can We Help?

Our team offer General Practitioners assistance with finding jobs and a career pathway, and Medical Facilities to find a new Medical Practitioner. We also help with the full application process with AHPRA, RACGP, ACRRM, Department of Health, Medicare including 19AA & 19AB. If we can help, please contact us at help@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.