As the home of rural generalism, the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine is committed to having the right doctors, in the right place with the right skills to provide communities with excellent health care. We support members throughout their careers.
The Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) is accredited by the Australian Medical Council (AMC) for setting professional medical standards for training, assessment, certification and continuing professional development in the specialty of general practice.
We are the only College in Australia dedicated to rural and remote medicine, and we play an important role in supporting junior doctors and medical students considering a career as a Rural Generalist.
We are committed to delivering sustainable, high-quality health services to rural and remote communities by providing:
Quality education programs
Innovative support, and
Strong representation for doctors who serve those communities.
Fellowship of the College (FACRRM) demonstrates you have the knowledge, skills and confidence to be the best Rural Generalist you can be.
As a Fellow you receive full vocational recognition for Medicare A1 item numbers and enjoy the freedom to practise unsupervised anywhere in Australia.
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