Queensland State Election Position Statement


Find a surgeon

The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.


21 January 2015

The Queensland Regional Committee has identified eight key focus areas relevant to this election. They are:

  1. The wait time guarantee and associated outpatient lists.
  2.  Provision of adequate specialist surgical training opportunities and appropriate working hours.
  3.  Expanded scopes of practice - Nurse Endoscopy and Allied Health.
  4. Alcohol abuse and its catastrophic impact on surgical trauma, as well as the community.
  5. No Fault care after traffic accidents.
  6. PACS Digital Imaging.
  7. Regional Surgical Services.
  8. Ongoing funding for the Queensland Audit of Surgical Mortality