Pathologists fight back against funding cuts
By Belinda Merhab
PATHOLOGISTS insist a new report backs their claim patients will be charged a co-payment for tests like Pap smears if the federal government pushes ahead with funding cuts.
The Ernst & Young report, commissioned by Pathology Australia, shows the sector saved the federal government $2.4 billion in 2014/15.
It says the industry delivered $2 billion in