All Australian general practices, after hours services, medical deputising services and Aboriginal health services must meet the RACGP Standards for general practices to achieve accreditation.
There are also companion guides and associated resources that provide additional guidelines and information for practices undertaking, or considering, accreditation and quality assurance activities.
RACGP Standards and companion guides
The newly released 5th edition Standards and companion guides are now available to download from our website.
The RACGP has provided the following 4th Edition resources for practices via their website:
For the purpose of developing an emergency response tool for your practice, encompassing both contingency plans and business continuity plans, you may consider using the RACGP Emergency Response Planning Tool (ERPT). You can register your practice for access, or sign in if you are already using the tool. For more information, there is a Emergency Response Planning Tool ERPT information sheet available for your review.
Associated guidelines and resources