Medical doctors and specialists resources

A list of our resources – including apps, audio and video resources and other publications – related to medical doctors and specialists.

Latest resources

MWRAC communique – 21 February 2024

This communique outlines discussions held during the Medical Workforce Reform Advisory Committee’s February 2024 meeting.

Pre-Fellowship Program (PFP) Guidelines

These guidelines provide information to potential participant doctors and practices and support Rural Workforce Agencies (RWAs) to administer the program.

FNGPTC communique – 29 February 2024

This communique summarises the discussions and decisions by the First Nations General Practice Training Committee (FNGPTC) at its 29 February 2024 meeting.

Bonded Medical Program – Opt in request form

Participants in the Medical Rural Bonded Scholarship (MRBS) Scheme and Bonded Medical Places (BMP) Scheme can use this form to let us know they are interested in opting in to the Bonded Medical Program.

Bonded medical schemes – Example statutory declaration

This document shows an example of a completed Commonwealth statutory declaration form. Participants in our bonded medical schemes can use this example to help them fill in a statutory declaration about their return of service obligations.

2022–23 Medical indemnity universal cover annual report

This report sets out the number of refusals by insurers to provide insurance cover to medical practitioners and the number of contracts with a risk surcharge in 2022–23. It also sets out the total number of withdrawals from contracts, and complaints about refusals and surcharges.

Bonded Medical Program agreement to participate

Existing participants of the Medical Rural Bonded Scholarship Scheme and Bonded Medical Places Scheme who want to opt in to the Bonded Medical Program should complete the relevant form and email it to us with their request to opt in.

MWRAC communique – 16 March 2023

This communique outlines discussions held during the Medical Workforce Reform Advisory Committee’s December 2022 meeting.

MWRAC communique – 8 December 2022

This communique outlines discussions held during the Medical Workforce Reform Advisory Committee’s December 2022 meeting.

Health Workforce Data

Our Health Workforce Data site gives you access to reports and summary tables about the health workforce in Australia.

2021–22 medical indemnity universal cover annual report

This report sets out the number of refusals by insurers to provide insurance cover to medical practitioners and the number of contracts with a risk surcharge in 2021–22. It also sets out the total number of withdrawals from contracts, and complaints about refusals and surcharges.
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