Health minister slams clinic for charging more to see a female GP

Greg Hunt says the policy is 'offensive'
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A Melbourne clinic has come under fire for charging $7 more per consult to see a female GP — a policy dubbed "offensive" by Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt.

The My Health medical centre at North Eltham in the city's northeast was thrust into the spotlight when local author Maeve Marsden posted a photo of the practice’s fee list to Twitter.

fee list