Glossary

A brief listing of abbreviations, acronyms and initialisms.

AAAGP – Australian Association of Academic General Practice

AAGP – Australian Association of General Practitioners

AMA – Australian Medical Association

GP – General Practitioner

HRQoL – Health Related Quality of Life

ICHOM – International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement

LHD – (Australian) Local Health District

PHN – (Australian) Primary Health Networks

PIP QI – Practice Incentives Program Quality Improvement Incentive (Aust. Govt.)

PREMs – Patient Reported Experience Measures

PRM – Patient Reported Measures

PROs – Patient Reported Outcomes

PROMs – Patient Reported Outcome Measures

QoL – Quality of Life

RACGP – Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

VBHC – Value Based Health Care

WHO – World Health Organization

For an extensive Australian medical glossary, refer to the Australian Department of Health.


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