GPs need more funding to manage vaccine clot fears, RACGP says

College president Dr Karen Price argues new ATAGI advice will 'add complications to the whole process'

GPs will need extra financial support to manage patients concerned about blood clots linked to the AstraZeneca vaccine, Dr Karen Price says.

Dr Karen Price
Dr Karen Price.

The RACGP president is ruling out any shift away from mandatory bulk-billing for prevaccination consult.

But she warned the ATAGI advice released last night — that those under 50 should be offered the alternative Pfizer vaccine