Why wait for a review to act on the nationwide shortage of GPs?

By Letters to the Editor
March 2 2024 - 5:30am
The government should be taking immediate action to address the serious shortage of general practitioners across the nation. Picture by Anna Warr
The government should be taking immediate action to address the serious shortage of general practitioners across the nation. Picture by Anna Warr

When I read "MPs silent on GP relief" (February 25) I decided to research the issue because adequate access to our GPs is one of the main anxieties I share with other families whenever we meet. It seems that we are waiting for a federal government review, to be finalised mid-year, of "how to distribute doctors more equitably around the country".

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