Specialist GP practices to host endometriosis clinics

The Federal Government has pledged $58 million in this year's budget to improving management of the condition

GPs will be able to refer patients to endometriosis clinics run alongside general practices specialising in women’s health under a $58 million Federal Government plan unveiled ahead of this year's budget.

More than $16 million of the funding will go towards establishing endometriosis and pelvic pain clinics in each state and territory, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced on Friday.

A spokesperson for the Federal Department of Health said the new endometriosis and pelvic pain centres would