Govt confirms rebate cut for 3000 non-VR GPs

Medicare rebates for a short consult with a non-VR GP will be cut to $11 after the Government bungled its controversial changes to level B consults.

The Coalition's initial revamped plan for general practice announced in mid-December included a ban on VR GPs claiming level B rebates for consultations lasting less than 10 minutes.

However, a blunder meant the government announced there was not going to be