THE Federal Government has launched a new Rural General Practice Grants program to support the work of rural general practices. It will provide $13.1 million in infrastructure grants for existing general practices in regional, rural and remote Australia, with the aim of attracting and retaining health workers. Grants up to $300,000 will be provided to successful applicants in 2017. They can be used for a variety of purposes. Visit http://bit.ly/2g0P5Do.