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GP Copayment Facts and Figures

Boy am I talkative these days.  I need to get a life. Anyway, just wanted to point out that NPs have finally made the spotlight with respects to the newly-proposed $5 copay and GP medicare rebate cut ‘n freeze. In the above linked Australian Doctor article (poorly written and confusing, IMHO) they point out that … Continue reading GP Copayment Facts and Figures

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The GP Copayment – A Pig Dressed in Lipstick?

There has been a lot of news today about the proposed GP copayment, which is meant to come into effect next year.  I gotta say, I find this “new” proposal more than a little suspicious given the Coalition government’s earlier $7 copayment proposal, which overtly discriminated against marginalised populations.   You have to wonder if … Continue reading The GP Copayment – A Pig Dressed in Lipstick?

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