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GPs: Patients May Delay Presenting Themselves Due To Symptoms Of Covid-19, If Charged For Out-Of-Hours Service.

: 08/10/2020 - 16:27

It's feared some patients may put off coming forward with symptoms of Covid-19 if they are charged for an out of hours GP consultation.

There have been complaints people have had to pay for the service, when a free assessment is available during the week.

Dr. Ilona Duffy, a GP in Monaghan says patients should talk to their local doctors:

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