Call to put patients before profits in budget measures

By Maeve Bannister
Updated April 10 2023 - 1:08pm, first published 1:02pm
The Pharmacy Guild has proposed the cap on medicine payments be reduced from $30 to $19. (Flavio Brancaleone/AAP PHOTOS)
The Pharmacy Guild has proposed the cap on medicine payments be reduced from $30 to $19. (Flavio Brancaleone/AAP PHOTOS)

Patients must be put before profits, warns a peak body representing doctors as pressure mounts for the federal budget to address rising medical costs.

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