10 reasons women doctors should be paid more

Patients tend to see them for more complex issues

In response to the public outcry over the Melbourne practice that charges a premium for consultations performed by women GPs, 6minutes is listing some of the reasons put forward for justifying this stance.

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  1. Female GPs provide longer consultations than their male colleagues.
  2. Female GPs are dealing with different kinds of problems, including more female reproductive issues and psychological issues — so-called 'tears and