- #1704987grizelda December 13, 2018 at 6:38 pm
Basically i was just working on North Shore when I left Manurewa 10 yeas ago it was $17.00 and it is only $18.00 now Moved to Orewa it was $40.00 and ended up until now at $60.00
So hope fully all will eventually change The Doctors need to be put under pressure from their patients#1704989huiatahi December 13, 2018 at 6:57 pm
Do you belong to facebook grizelda ? Where I live someone put on facebook about the shocking charges here on a thread pertaining to local affairs. It was just amazing the response and the depth of feeling there was out there. I don’t know whether someone from the local practices monitor the site but it was just after that they put out a patient survey. I don’t know whether it made a difference.
huiatahi#1704991gabyoneMemberMember since: November 13, 2008
Replies: 2604gabyone December 13, 2018 at 6:59 pm
Without a community service card I also , have never paid more than $18 in Manurewa. Checked on Tuesday & they have no plans to charge extra except for extended appointments such as driving medical. And the service I get from them is extremely good. Feel many doctors are creaming it at cost of patients.
Gabyone Auckland region#1704997grizelda December 13, 2018 at 8:39 pm
Yes i am on facebook but not seen anything about medical charges but have put on neighbourly
Not sure how to find this as not a friend of who ever put it up#1704999grizelda December 13, 2018 at 8:50 pm
do you want to add me to facebook as not on grown ups that much#1705001vale019MemberMember since: August 20, 2012
Replies: 19898vale019 December 13, 2018 at 8:57 pm
I went to my doctor last Tuesday – had a half hour appointment as opposed to the usual 15 min – cost me $102 – that is just his consultation fee -no extras included – so no changes there, unfortunately 😥 😥#1705011huiatahi December 13, 2018 at 9:50 pm
It was on our local grapevine thread a month or so ago but if you join face book you’ll probably find there’s something similar where you are
huiatahi#1705016vale019MemberMember since: August 20, 2012
Replies: 19898vale019 December 14, 2018 at 10:44 am
huiatahi – ummm – please forgive my ignorance but what exactly would I be looking for on Facebook re doctors fees etc??#1705027huiatahi December 14, 2018 at 4:05 pm
It was on The Te Awamutu and surrounding areas Grapevine over a month ago so I doubt you’d be able to bring it up again now
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