Rural Other Medical Practitioners (ROMPs) Programme

The ROMPS programme provides access to the A1 Medicare rebate to non-vocationally recognised medical practitioners providing general practice services in eligible rural and remote areas. Normally non-vocationally recognised medical practitioners would access the lower A2 Medicare rebate.

Page last updated: 18 November 2014

Programme Guidelines

Word version: Rural Other Medical Practitioners Programme Guidelines (Word 495 KB)
PDF version: Rural Other Medical Practitioners Programme Guidelines (PDF 82 KB)

Application Form

Word version: Rural Other Medical Practitioners Programme Application Form (Word 535 KB)
PDF version: Rural Other Medical Practitioners Programme Application Form (PDF 68 KB)

Contact for more information

Enquiries relating to programme guidelines and application form please contact the Department by emailing OMPS@health.gov.au

Enquiries relating to the status of your application, payments, eligibility or whether a particular location is eligible for the Programme, contact Department of Human Services - Medicare (DHS-Medicare) on 1800 032 259.

Page last reviewed: 18 November 2014


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