Update on the Model Scopes of Clinical Practice Project



The State Scope of Clinical Practice Unit has released a Report for consultation on the tenth tranche of the draft model Scopes of Clinical Practice (SoCPs), which includes:

  1. General Medicine
  2. General Practice
  3. Neurology
  4. Neurosurgery
  5. Paediatric Haematology
  6. Paediatric Medical Oncology
  7. Psychiatry
  8. Radiology

As with the former tranches, the tenth tranche of draft model SoCPs have been developed with working groups, usually of about seven members, with broad representation of specialists nominated by Local Health Districts and Specialty Networks including rural or regional areas and a Director of Medical Services, as well as nominees from medical colleges and relevant specialty societies or associations.

The draft documents, consultation questions, background of the project and progress on formation of working groups are available on our website at www.schn.health.nsw.gov.au/ssocpu, with comments sought on the tenth tranche of draft model SoCPs by Friday,30 November 2018.

If you would like to comment this project please email Xanthe Thomson, Senior Industrial Officer on xanthet@asmof.org.au