‘$600 for a 10-minute diagnosis’: GP says patients are fighting for ADHD care

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Dr Elana Roseth
Dr Elana Roseth.

Patients with ADHD are paying hundreds of dollars for a psychiatrist diagnosis while others are missing out on timely access to stimulants because of GP prescribing restrictions.

GP Dr Elana Roseth says not all of her patients make it onto psychiatrist waitlists, and even when they do, many struggle to afford the high out-of-pocket fees.