All profession information

Updates on our regulation of practitioners during COVID-19 and other important information affecting registered practitioners can be found below.

Important information for practitioners

Accreditation and education

  • Protecting our doctors, nurses, pharmacists and health practitioners of the future
    Published 21 April 2020. Read the news item.
  • National principles for clinical education during COVID-19
    Published 17 April 2020. Read more.
  • Psychology Board of Australia - Important information for interns about COVID-19
    Published 9 April 2020. Read the news item.
  • Joint statement on clinical experience for medical students
    Published 9 April 2020. Read the news item.

Changes to registration process

  • Temporary change to the English language skill registration standards pathway PDF (111 KB), Word version (111 KB, DOCX)
    Published 22 July 2020.
  • Changes to presenting-in-person requirements
    Published 27 March 2020. Read the news item.
  • New online upload service for applications, forms and supporting documents.
    Published 27 March 2020. Read the news item.

Surge workforce

  • Additional professions to be added to the pandemic sub-register
    Published 16 April 2020. Read the news item.
  • Paramedicine Board of Australia supports surge
    Published 16 April 2020. Read the news item.
  • Ahpra returns over 40,000 health practitioners to the temporary pandemic response sub-register to support our critical health workforce during the emergency
    Published 1 April 2020. Read the news item.
 
 
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