Out-of-pocket fees to see a GP highest on record, amid concern for patients

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May 21 2024 - 7:08am
Dr Fiona Van Leeuwen says 'market forces can't be allowed to determine what happens with people's health'. Picture by Jonathan Carroll
Dr Fiona Van Leeuwen says 'market forces can't be allowed to determine what happens with people's health'. Picture by Jonathan Carroll

The average out-of-pocket cost for Hunter patients to see a GP has risen to $48 - the highest on record for the district, Medicare data shows.

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