Retirement and the afterlife. Rural GP locums & other issues. John Mackenzie, 2009. Monash 1966 (inaugural graduation year). Monash 1974. Working Life. Intern & RMO W’Bool - 1975 & ’76 SHO/ reg Northampton & QVMC -> ‘80 GP Portland -> ’83
Rural GP locums & other issues
John Mackenzie, 2009
=> GPs have an alternative ..
=> Can continue in semi-retirement past 65 .
= lower tax rate (½ income)
+ run small hospital
=> desperate need for locum relief
to prevent rural GP burnout.
=> Less work, more leisure time.