Can't find a GP? Hastings feels pinch of regional doctor shortage

By Robert Dougherty, Madeline Link
Updated September 15 2021 - 7:44am, first published September 2 2021 - 6:30pm
The Hastings is feeling the effects of the shortage with the majority of medical centres closing their books to new patients and moving away from unsustainable bulk billing.

The shortage of general practitioners is crippling health care in regional NSW and adding to hospital emergency admissions, according to a local medical practitioner.

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