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Time to give doctors their freedom

David Hare, boss of the independent hospitals’ national body, gives this message to Independent...

Just how remote can insurers be?

Following the London Consultants Association urging doctors to think twice before accepting 50% fee...

Your vital check list before you re-open

As growing numbers of private doctors move closer to resuming private practice, Prof David...

Our formula to fire up private practice

Opinion. #ProjectRestartPrivatePractice is underway. Dr Mark Vanderpump and Rosemary Hittinger, of the London Consultants’...

‘You can start working’

Private doctors’ organisations – as we reported last month – have welcomed an NHS...

Making your plan to keep patients happy

Last month, Jane Braithwaite described why patient experience is so important. This month, she...

Remain secure while working from home

Home and remote working for independent practitioners and their staff opens great possibilities for...

How to fight bad inspectors

The Care Quality Commission regulates you – but who regulates the regulator? Lawyer Philippa...

Make the leap away from Covid captivity

The impact of Covid-19 will be felt for some time to come, so for...

Get ready to re-open

Identify how to maintain or increase practice turnover after the pandemic and in keeping...

Billing rules to ensure your practice recovers

Implementing these ten simple billing rules will mean your practice is best positioned to...

It pays to put cash into different pots

Change is inevitable. Dr Benjamin Holdsworth shows why diversification in your investments will mean...