The College's 2015 Rural Strategy and Action Plan sets out to address the vision of the Rural General Practitioners’ Chapter and Division of Rural Hospital Medicine over the next 10 years. 

Rural strategy and action plan

The College's vision for rural medical practice in 2024 is “improved health outcomes for rural communities through the work of high quality, well trained medical generalists working within multidisciplinary teams.”

Rural general practice in 2015

This report was prepared to help gain a better understanding of where the College should focus efforts to improve the training, recruitment, and retention of rural general practitioners (GPs) and rural hospital doctors. 

Updates and progress