GP facing $600k defamation suit after Facebook stoush

She publicly accused a rival doctor of stealing her ideas on Medicare billing
Dr April Armstrong
Dr April Armstrong. Photo: Paul Braven/Westpix

A high-profile GP is facing a $600,000 defamation lawsuit after she went on Facebook to accuse a rival of stealing her ideas on effective ways to bill Medicare.

Dr April Armstrong is the founder of Business for Doctors, which provides advice on issues such as tax, superĀ­annuation and investment.