Useful documents for managing a general practice.

The Practice Management Business Support Tool offers support to rural general practices and aims to create a sustainable health service in the community. The tool is for practice managers, practice principals, and practice administration staff, and includes useful information about the day-to-day operations of a rural general practice.

The Practice Management Business Support Tool includes informative fact sheets on a range of topics: 

  • How Rural Health West can support rural general practices
  • Accreditation and standards
  • Business management
  • Medicare Australia
  • Human Resources
  • Workforce
  • Information Technology
  • Outsourcing
  • Helpful resources and links
  • Learning guides
  • Posters and brochures on commonly used MBS items, how to maintain a healthy environment in your practice
  • Nurses in general practice
  • E-health and telehealth support (for more information about telehealth please visit our e-health and Telehealth pages.)

To obtain a hard copy of the Practice Management Business Support Tool, please contact the Practice and Business Support team or telephone 08 6389 4500.