Registrar's action sees parking fines waived for doctors in Melbourne

Dr Katarina Arandjelovic came back to her car after four days looking after COVID-19 patients to find she had a ticket, and took to social media to vent her annoyance

Healthcare workers in Melbourne will have access to thousands of extra parking permits after one doctor copped a fine after a four-day shift looking after COVID-19 patients.

Dr Katarina Arandjelovic.

Royal Melbourne Hospital registrar Dr Katarina Arandjelovic said she had worked 56 hours when she discovered the parking fine late on Monday night.

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