2008

AMC extends the accreditation of the training and professional development programs of RANZCOG

The Australian Medical Council (AMC) has extended the accreditation of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrician and Gynaecology training program for specialist obstetricians and gynaecologists after a comprehensive review that benchmarked the College’s training program against national standards.

Click here to download the full media statement.

AMC accredits medical administration

The Australian Medical Council (AMC) has granted accreditation of the training programs of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators for four years, after a comprehensive assessment of the College’s programs and processes.

Click here to download the full media statement.

AMC accreditation underway

The Australian Medical Council (AMC) is aware of issues that have been raised publicly about Bond University’s Medical Program and is working in partnership to ensure they are addressed.

Click here to download the full media statement.

AMC improves services to IMGs

The AMC is introducing a range of process improvements and changes in requirements for Primary Source Verification, Competent Authority Assessments and MCQ Examinations for International Medical Graduates (IMGs).

Click here to download the full media statement.

Consultation begins on new standards framework for medicine

Click here to download the full media statement.

AMC presents revised standards and procedures for assessing medical schools and courses

The Australian Medical Council Incorporated (AMC) is pleased to present its revised and updated standards and procedures for assessing medical schools and courses. The continual refinement of AMC policies and processes reflect the increasing complexity of delivering basic medical education in Australia and New Zealand.

Click here to download the full media statement.

AMC presents submission to NHHRC

The Australian Medical Council Incorporated (AMC) is pleased to present its submission to the National Health and Hospitals Reform Commission (NHHRC).

Click here to view the full submission.

AMC sets course for future

At the Australian Medical Council’s Special Meeting on 13 June 2008 Council members voted unanimously to change the AMC legal structure from an incorporated association to a company limited by guarantee. The changes in the legal structure will support the AMC’s national and international operations and provide a more flexible operating platform for the Council, while retaining the independence of the AMC.

Click here to download the full media statement.