The Irish Medical Organisation has said GPs do not receive anything close to the official medical card payment figures.
It's after HSE statistics show they got €589 million under the scheme last year.
Nearly 200 practices nationwide received at least €400,000.
Here in Co. Kildare, Kildare/West Wicklow Doc received €1,353,518.61.
Kildare GPs payments rangeed between €442,000 & €23.
Network News Reporter Eoghan Murphy joined Clem Ryan on this morning's 'Kildare Today' discussing the payments: