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Jun 18

Applications are now open for the East Gippsland Trust Fund which provides funding for general practices to support their GPs to improve patient care and health status in the East Gippsland region. For more information, click here. To apply, visit the RWAV website. This grant has been developed by RWAV in consultation with Gippsland PHN and EV GP Training.

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Jun 16

EVGPT has received formal notifcation from RACGP confirming accreditation of EVGPT against the RACGP Standards for General Practice Training 3rd Edition. The period of accreditation is from 3 June 2021 to 3 June 2024.

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Jun 12

We are thrilled to announce 3 GPs associated with EVGPT received Length of Service Awards. Dr Bruce Johnston Bruce has served the central Gippsland community of Sale as a GP for nearly 30 years, including VMO duties at Central Gippsland Health Service. Much loved by patients and colleagues, Bruce is a Director at Inglis Medical Centre, a long-time training practice for GP Registrars and medical students. Dr Geoffrey Campbell Geoff is a well-known Rural Generalist GP in West Gippsland recently accredited as a GP Supervisor at Bunyip Medical Centre. He has practiced for many years as a GP anaesthetist and has been involved in medical student education. Dr Nola Maxfield Nola is a Rural Generalist GP in Wonthaggi where she has practiced for nearly 40 years providing GP, anaesthetics and obstetric services locally. Wonthaggi have long hosted medical learners including registrars. Nola’s passionate advocacy for rural general practice has seen her in distinguished roles nationally (she is a former President of the Rural Doctors Association of Australia) and she continues to serve as a Board Director at EVGPT and the…

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Jun 10
EVGPT staff have been fantastic during this tough COVID environment! Along with thousands of other Victorians, our staff have experienced over 130 days of lockdown but have continued to deliver...
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Jun 07
Watch our latest video practice profiles for Traralgon Medical Centre, Korumburra Medical Centre and Mallacoota Medical Centre. A new promotional video has also been produced. Check them out on our...
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Jun 03
We are delighted to announce that our first doctor has achieved Fellowship with RACGP after undertaking the RACGP’s Practice Experience Program (PEP) with Eastern Victoria GP Training (EVGPT). This result...
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Jun 02
Eastern Victoria GP Training staff came together to celebrate National Reconciliation Week. As part of our NRW celebration we launched our new Racial Discrimination Policy, part of our Board Governance...
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May 20

EVGPT has achieved a record number of applications for entry into GP training next year. Applications for the 2022 AGPT program across both rural and general pathways were the highest since EVGPT commenced in 2016. EVGPT’s rural training pathway attracted 51 applications for 40 places with the general training pathway receiving 152 applications for 80 places. “This is an excellent result in difficult times. The past 12 months has had many challenges for our industry, for junior doctors and indeed for our organisation,” says Dr Mark Rowe, CEO. “To see the high level of interest in pursuing general practice training with EVGPT acknowledges the sustained excellent performance of our staff and stakeholder organisations. Importantly our work will lead to better health outcomes for our communities,” says Dr Rowe. Read the full media release on our applicant numbers.

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May 19

On #WorldFamilyDoctorDay we acknowledge the central role of Family Doctors in the delivery of personal, comprehensive, and continuing healthcare for all patients. A shout out to all GP supervisors, registrars and medical educators working throughout Eastern Victoria. Thank you for your contributions to the community. #WorldFamilyDoctorDay #WFDD2021

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