'I will hunt you down and hurt you’: Practice warns of rising patient abuse

Staff are being subject to daily insults and threats according to the practice's Facebook page

A GP practice has taken to Facebook to tell its patients to stop abusing and threatening its staff.

Carrie Norval
Carrie Norval.

The post by the Family First Medical Centre said some patients had started kicking doors and yelling because they have to wait longer than they expect.

“We have all been threatened,” the clinic in Hervey Bay in Queensland said.

“Patients have told our staff,