Senior Active Doctor Registration

A step-down registration category enabling senior active doctors to practice in the public interest and strengthen the health of Australian communities.

Medical Reserve

The establishment of a Medical Reserve utilising the vast experience and expertise of Senior Active Doctors to assist in pandemics and natural disasters such as floods and bushfires, and provide services to vulnerable Australians and those in under-served regions.

CPD and Recency

Appropriate and relevant CPD and Recency requirements for Senior Active Doctors.

Cognitive testing

Monitoring of and response to the proposed cognitive testing of senior doctors.

Representation and Support

Senior Active Doctor representation on committees and organisations related to the medical profession. Active involvement in issues concerning senior doctors. Fellowship between Senior Active Doctors.

Role transitions

Graded transition of roles for senior years of practice at the discretion of the senior doctor.