Organisation

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

Owning Institution:
Guide

Ahpra and National Boards regulatory guide

This guide sets out how Ahpra and the National Boards manage notifications about the health, performance and conduct of practitioners under Part 8 of the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law.
Report

A unique and substantial achievement: ten years of national health practitioner regulation in Australia

This report outlines the history and regulatory achievement of nationalising Australia's health workforce, from 85 separate health practitioner boards and more than 65 different pieces of legislation to a single national registration scheme for health professionals, as well as a single national accreditation system for...
Strategy

The National Scheme’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health and Cultural Safety Strategy 2020-2025

This strategy aims to produce consistency and quality improvement in matters of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and cultural safety across the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme.
Report

Medical practitioners’ ongoing fitness and competence to practise

Doctors are the most trusted profession in Australia, along with nurses and pharmacists, according to social research published today into community and doctors’ views about trust, confidence and fitness to practise in the medical profession. The Medical Board of Australia commissioned the independent social research...
Report

Setting things right: improving the consumer experience of AHPRA including the joint notification process between AHPRA and OHSC

In March 2014, the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) commissioned the Health Issues Centre Victoria (HIC) to investigate and make suggestions to improve the consumer experience of the National Scheme that regulates health practitioners.