The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has congratulated Dr Jim Berryman on winning the national RACGP GP Supervisor of the Year award.
His practice, the Saunders Street Clinic in Wynyard, also won the RACGP General Practice of the Year award from a list of strong contenders.
The twin awards, announced at this year’s GP20 national conference, cap an extraordinary year for Dr Berryman and his innovative practice.
RACGP Acting President Associate Professor Ayman Shenouda today congratulated the Saunders Street Clinic and Dr Berryman.
“It is not surprising that the Saunders Street Clinic and Dr Berryman have won these national awards after winning the Tasmanian RACGP awards just a few months ago,” he said.
“Dr Berryman has done some extraordinary work building the Saunders Street Clinic from the ground up. It is a state-of-the-art practice that goes that extra mile for patients.
“Starting from one doctor and a nurse it has grown to become a team of 10 doctors and an allied health team closely integrated with the wider community.
“There is a reason that registrars speak so highly of Dr Berryman and always want to come back to