Latest news in the Framework review
|Scoping & evaluation||Formal consultation on scope||Detailed review, development & consultation period|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
The AMC is setting the scope through environmental scanning, creating an evidence and testing ideas. It is developing the scope towards formal consultation with stakeholders. Further information about the review process can be found here.
|How does this relate to the COAG Review of Medical Intern Training?
In 2018, Health Ministers’ released their response to the 2015 COAG Review of Medical Intern Training. The AMC will consider the findings of that review, and take account of recommendations endorsed by Health Ministers. New South Wales, is the jurisdiction leading national implementation of key recommendations, including the plans for a two-year Capability and Performance Framework. The AMC supports this development, and AMC work will be informed by these plans.
Preliminary findings highlight improvements to the consistency and quality of the intern year since the implementation of the Framework. However, consistent with the findings of the 2015 COAG Review of Medical Intern Training, variation remains in the quality of learning and assessment.
|Themes||Key issues framing the review|
|Programs and term||
|Accreditation (AMC accreditation of PMCs)||
Review communiques, including formal consultation documents will be provided here.
- August 2019 – Update AMC review of national framework for internship
Further information about engaging in the review process can be found here.