Benefits Available to Doctors in RA3 Locations
ASGC-RA 3 (Outer Regional)
Overseas Trained Doctors
- The ten year moratorium will be reduced to seven years in ASGC-RA 3 localities.
General Practice Rural Incentives Programme (GPRIP)The relocation component of GPRIP ceased on 25 May 2015.
The retention component of GPRIP transitioned to the Modified Monash Model (MMM) classification system to determine eligible locations on 1 July 2015. Refer to http://www.ruralhealthaustralia.gov.au/internet/rha/publishing.nsf/Content/changestoGPRIPfactsheet for more information.
Bonded Medical Places (BMP) Scheme and Medical Rural Bonded Scholarships (MRBS) Scheme
- BMP and MRBS doctors in ASGC-RA 3 localities, who meet the eligibility criteria, will reduce their return of service obligation by 30%.