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Number of junior doctors choosing general practice plummets

Hannah Neale
By Hannah Neale
Updated April 18 2022 - 1:03am, first published April 17 2022 - 7:30pm
While Dr Jessica Tidemann loves her job as a GP, she has no illusions about the many challenges the industry faces. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Leaders in the industry have claimed general practice is "on the precipice of completely falling apart" as fewer people take up the profession and doctor shortages hit home.

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Hannah Neale

Hannah Neale

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Hannah is a general reporter with The Canberra Times. She is currently covering the early breaking news shift and is ready to chase your morning headlines. Hannah started as a journalist with The Southern Highland News and The Goulburn Post before moving to the ACT. Twitter: @neale_hannah

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