How are you? Can we help?

Posted on 3rd Apr 2020

We are here to support you and are open to take any enquiries you have from 7am – 7pm Monday to Friday. You also have a dedicated program training advisor to assist you. They are constantly monitoring emails and we have an on-call after-hours team too. The after-hours number is (08) 9473 8200.

You also have access to additional support via the links below:

  • RACGP has a free and confidential 24/7 support program available to all members. Call 1300 361 008.
  • ACRRM has a library of support resources for GPs on their website. Click here to access the COVID-19 support page.
  • Drs 4 Drs host a confidential helpline for doctors. The helpline is staffed by senior GPs and experienced counsellors trained in doctors’ health. It is available 24/7, to any doctor in Australia. Click here for more details.

All WA health agencies including WAGPET are working together to provide daily email updates on COVID-19 for GPs. It’s a great one-stop resource. If you want to receive these updates directly to your inbox, please subscribe here. To read the latest update, please click here.

Frequently asked questions

Do you have questions about COVID-19 and its impact on GP vocational training? We have a page on our website dedicated to providing you with support during this time, including regularly updated FAQs. Click here to visit our COVID-19 page.

Financial support for general practices

You may have questions about financial support available to general practices affected by COVID-19. To find out more, read the factsheet on the Practice Assist website here.

ACRRM webinar

ACCRM President Dr Ewen McPhee, RDAA President Dr John Hall and producer and broadcaster, Dr Norman Swan join forces in this interactive webinar to discuss all things COVID-19. Register here for this webinar on Tuesday 7 April at 6pm.

Alternate models of teaching and supervision

Alternative models of teaching and supervision and remote supervision may be necessary during this time. Approval for alternative arrangements is required. Please use the forms below if teaching and supervision models require a change:

Alternative models of teaching and supervision form - If you change your teaching model or add a temporary supervisor, please send this form to WAGPET for approval.
Telehealth from home form - If you have a registrar providing telehealth from home, fill out this form outlining your model of remote supervision and send this form to WAGPET for approval.

As your training organisation and partner we are thinking of you and thank you for your service to the community during this time.