Almost 40,000 older people can register from today for “Free Doctor Visits” as the next stage of the Government’s free G.P. Scheme is roll-out. The provision of Free G.P. care for all over-70s which starts next Wednesday, is going ahead despite a last minute legal issue raised by the Irish Medical Organisation (IMO). The IMO says it sough clarification on aspects of the legislation underpinning the new service to over-70s.
Online registration system is now available on www.gpvisitcard.ie and a registration form will also be available in Pharmacies and Local Health Offices.
Read the Irish Times article Registration for 0ver -70s FREE DOCTOR VISITS.