Incentives and support for GPs and general practices in Modified Monash 6 locations

The Modified Monash (MM) fact sheet for category MM 6 covers remote communities.


Incentives and support for GPs and general practices in MM 6 locations

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We funds a number of programs to provide incentives to encourage doctors to move to, and remain working in, regional, rural and remote Australia. Eligibility is generally based on the Modified Monash Model classification system.

MM 6 encompasses Remote communities:

  • Remote mainland areas (ASGS-RA 4) and remote islands less than 5kms offshore
  • Additionally, islands that have an MM 5 classification with a population of less than 1,000 without bridges to the mainland are classified as MM 6.

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