QUESTION OF THE WEEK…
What paperwork do I need to complete for a Non VR Doctor under Supervision…?
If you are sponsoring them for a Skilled Shortage Visa, you will also need to apply for a Health Workforce Certificate.
If your doctor is applying for an RACGP PESCI, you will need to prepare an RACGP CV, Position Description, Supervision Plan & Application Form.
If your doctor is applying for an ACRRM PESCI, you will need to prepare an ACRRM CV, Position Description & ACRRM Questions.
If your doctor is applying for Limited Registration Post Graduate Training they will need to submit an AHPRA CV, SPPA-30 form, Position Description, Application Form, Training Plan & AHPRA Letter
If your doctor is applying for Limited Registration Area of Need they will need to submit an AHPRA CV, SPPA-30, Position Description, Application Form, Area of Need Certificate & AHPRA Letter.
If your doctor is applying for Provisional Registration they will need to submit an AHPRA CV, SPPA-30, Position Description, Application Form & AHPRA Letter.
As the Practice Manager, you will be responsible for preparing and submitting the Area of Need Certificate application on behalf of the General Practitioner. You can also fill out the Position Description, SPPA-30, Training Plan and sections of the AHPRA Application form for the doctor or provide them with the relevant details.
Once your doctor’s AHPRA application has been approved you will need to apply for a Medicare Provider Number and potentially a 3GA program depending on their restrictions.
If your doctor is a Permanent Resident or Citizen, they will need to apply for a 3GA program.
To do this, you will need to prepare a HW019 form and a Medicare letter of support and if applicable the relevant paperwork for a 3GA program.
Don’t Have Time to Fill Out These Documents?
That’s okay, our team specialises in preparing documents to get your doctor started in Australia. If you need help with any of these documents, please contact us!
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