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International Medical Graduates (IMGs)

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Australia or New Zealand: Where Should International Doctors Go?

​In the last week of December 2022, the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) announced that it will expedite the review of applications from International Medical Graduates (I...

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International Doctors Applying to Australia, Supported

​The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) have welcomed the news that the evaluation of applications from Internatio...

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GPs can now challenge the DPA classification for their area

​Practices can now request a review of their area’s DPA status, allowing them to access benefits like hiring International Medical Graduates and Australian-trained bonded doctors.The review was a...

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Scaling Moratorium Provides Rural Incentives for International Medical Graduates

​The scaling moratorium reduces the amount of time International Medical Graduates (IMGs) and Foreign Graduates of an Accredited Medical School (FGAMS) are required to work in certain areas befo...

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Im Gs Who Stay Hero

What keeps IMGs in rural areas after their 10-year moratorium?

​Some overseas-trained GPs move to major cities after their mandatory rural work, but others stay on and put down roots. What makes people stay?For international medical graduates (IMGs) settling i...

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