Will you qualify for the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme?

Accountant Vanessa Sanders says the full details of the Chancellor’s announcement for financial help for the self-employed have yet to be released, but this is the latest as at 27 March: Open to self-employed individuals whose income has been negatively impacted by COVID-19. This includes partners in a partnership. The individual must have filed a […]...

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Keeping your private practice going

It is not easy for independent practitioners to know how to navigate through these next few weeks, but Jane...

A vital new resource for you and your practice staff

We have launched a on-line directory of key suppliers to independent practitioners, in response to readership demand. When consultants,...

New dawn for patient safety

The providers’ view In the wake of the Paterson Inquiry, the private providers’ trade body boss David Hare outlines...

Don’t let data fall into wrong hands

Data handling mistakes can be very costly in private practice. Jane Braithwaite and Karen Heaton show how to avoid...

Steer clear of amorous advances

Boundaries in the doctor-patient relationships can get crossed for a variety of reasons. Dr Gabrielle Pendlebury explores amorous advances...

Guard your systems from cyber attacks

Cyber threats are not only present for your physical IT equipment but also affect a combination of the data...

Fix your billing process and ease stress

That’s the way the money goes… Simon Brignall presents the second part of his feature on how private consultants...

Papertrail tips to keep the taxman at bay

Running any business requires you to keep proper accounting records for both the taxman and to understand your finances....