Self-pay patients account for nearly 50% of our billing now due to the shift to patients using private healthcare as a ‘pay-a-you-go service’ – and sparking a rise in consultants’ shortfalls. Findlay Fyfe shows you how to deal with it.
Private medical insurance work now accounts for less than half of our billing total. The largest second sector is the self-pay market.
The figure is an average across our consultants and can vary dependent on specialty, although in many cases it is significantly more.
The reasons for the growth in self-pay is down to a number of factors. Let’s deal with the main ones in turn:LOGIN OR REGISTER TO READ MORE……………