Health dept warns bulk billing not enough to keep super clinics afloat

The internal evaluation, recently posted on the department’s website without announcement, also says one-sixth of super clinics fail to meet the government’s own definition of “value for money”.

The report, Evaluation of the GP Super Clinics Program 2007–2008, said most super clinic directors had indicated they were on track to achieve financial viability.

However, the report said, “the capacity to bulk bill all patients was questioned by the majority of GP Super Clinic d