Doctors, prepare to cough up extra cash to pay for your rego
Doctors will have to pay $764 for their medical registration from October, up from $742 last year.
The increase of 3% is in line with indexation, according to AHPRA, which announced new fees for all registered health practitioners this week.
The fees have been frozen for seven other health professions: Aboriginal health, Chinese medicine, chiropractic, occupational therapy, optometry, osteopathy and podiatry.
Nurses, pharmacists and physiotherapists will all face fee hikes greater than the rate of indexation.
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