Department of Health and Ageing. Building a 21st century primary health care system: Australia’s first national primary health care strategy. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia; 2010.
Department of Health and Ageing. National health reform: performance and accountability framework. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia; 2011.
Pegram R, Daniel J, Harris M, Humphries J, Kalucy L, MacIsaac P, et al
. General practice in Australia 2004. Canberra: Department of Health and Ageing; 2005.
Britt H, Miller GC, Charles J, Henderson J, Bayram C, Valenti L, et al
. General practice activity in Australia 1990–2000 to 2008–09: 10 year data tables. Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare; 2009.
Harris MF, Furler J, Valenti L, Harris E, Britt H.
Matching care to need in general practice: a secondary analysis of BEACH data. Aust J Primary Health
; 10: 151–5.
Harris MF, Zwar N.
Refugee health. Aust Fam Physician
; 34: 825–9.
HE, Chondros P, Powell Davies PG, Harris MF, Young DYL. The inverse care law revisited: impact of disadvantaged location on accessing longer GP consultation times. Med J Aust
; 177: 80–3.
Pirkis J, Harris M, Hall W, Ftanou M. Evaluation of the Better Access to Psychiatrists, Psychologists and General Practitioners through the Medicare Benefits Schedule Initiative. Melbourne: Centre for Health Policy Programs and Economics, University of Melbourne; 2011.
Shi LMB, Starfield J, Wulu J,, Regan J, Politzer R.
The relationship between primary care, income inequality and morality in the United States 1980–1995. J Am Board Fam Pract
; 16: 412–22.
Australian Consumers Health Forum. Response to the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) review of standards for general practice. 2nd ed. Canberra: Australian Consumers Health Forum; 2004.
Dale J, Shipman C, Lacock L, Davies M.
Creating a shared vision of out of hours care: using rapid appraisal methods to create an interagency, community oriented, approach to service development. BMJ
; 312: 1206–10.
The Auditor-General. Performance audit: Practice Incentives Program. Canberra: Australian Government; 2010.
Department of Health and Ageing (DoHA). National health and hospital reform fact sheet: establishment of Medicare Locals and better access to after hours care. Canberra: DoHA; 2011. Available at http://www.yourhealth.gov.au/internet/yourhealth/publishing.nsf/Content/factsheet-gp-01
[verified 16 July 2011].
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP). RACGP standards for general practices. Melbourne: RACGP; 2011. Available at http://www.racgp.org.au/standards
[verified 25 June 2012].
Australian Primary Care Collaboratives. Adelaide: Improvement Foundation; 2011. Available at http://www.apcc.org.au/
[verified 25 June 2012].
Comino E, Harris MF, Haas M, Furler J, Powell Davies G, Raymont A, et al
. Optimising access to best practice primary health care: a systematic review. Canberra: Australian Primary Health Care Institute; 2010.
Commonwealth Fund. 2009 international survey of primary care doctors. New York: Commonwealth Fund; 2010.
Schoen C, Osborn R, Doty MM, Squires D, Peugh J, Applebaum S.
A survey of primary care physicians in eleven countries 2009: perspectives on care, costs and experiences. Health Aff
; 28: w1171–83.
Schoen C, Osborn R, Trang P,
Taking the pulse of health care systems: experiences of patients with health problems in six countries. Health Aff
; 10: 1377.
Rural Doctors Association of Australia. Rural doctors welcome government rollout of additional rural training places. Canberra: Rural Doctors Association of Australia; 2011.
Department of Health and Ageing. Report on the audit of health workforce in rural and regional Australia. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia; 2008.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Health and community services labour force series. Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare; 2001.