GP college slams TV host over hydroxychloroquine claims

Sky News' Rowan Dean says doctors should be free to prescribe the drug for treating COVID-19

The RACGP has taken aim at Sky News host Rowan Dean after he claimed doctors should be free to choose to prescribe hydroxychloroquine as a COVID-19 cure or prevention. 

Rowan Dean.

Mr Dean promoted hydroxychloroquine as a safe drug that has been shown to be effective against the virus in a segment on Outsiders - the news show he co-hosts.