Another job for GPs? Plans unveiled for fee comparison site

It will ultimately provide information on all specialties except general practice
Geir O'Rourke
doctors' fees

GPs will be expected to give their patients an education on the workings of the MBS when making a referral, under the Federal Government’s latest plan to tackle medical bill shock.

The government is creating an online database listing non-GP specialists’ fees, saying it will help patients make informed decisions about where to go for treatment.