Calls for GP disaster relief as 'dozens of practices' forced to close

'GPs are citizens affected by the same issues as their patients,' says Dr Glynn Kelly

GPs caught up in the floods sweeping NSW and Queensland say they need support to reopen, with some practices likely to remain under water into next week.

Dr Andrew Binns
Dr Andrew Binns.

Dr Glynn Kelly estimates one-quarter of practices in Brisbane have been forced to shut owing to a combination of floods, road closures and power outages.

Chair of the RACGP's Disaster