GP clinic apologetic after gendered billing policy ignites Twitter tumult

Its policy of charging more to see its female GPs is unrelated to the gender of patients, it says

A Melbourne clinic whose policy of charging more for a consult with a female GP attracted the ire of the federal health minister has apologised — but maintains its billing approach has nothing to do with a patient's gender.

My Health Medical Centre, in the city’s northeast, came under fire when a patient Tweeted a photo of a sign advertising the practice’s fees.

Fee summary sign