Primary scoffs at 'barely profitable' claim

Updated on 15/08/12 at 3.45pm

Primary Health Care has rubbished claims its medical centres are “barely profitable” because of the millions it outlays recruiting new doctors.

The company has come under attack for its accounting methods, with an article in the Australian Financial Review on Monday noting that more than $60 million in up-front payments to GPs - who get up to $500