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Time runs out for certifying medical kit

EU medical device regulations All currently valid Medical Device Directive CE certificates are set...

What’s the consumer voice on health tech?

How do health insurance customers feel about new technology and what matters to them? ...

Private care should heed NHS’s lessons

Record dissatisfaction levels with the NHS suggest opportunities for those in private practice, but...

Not all private units can do critical care

Increasing demand for private healthcare brings with it some more risks for doctors in...

Let the professionals do the heavy lifting

Partnering with a professional medical billing service can streamline your practice’s financial processes, optimise...

GOSH, what an imposing record in looking after very ill children

Our occasional PPU Focus series featuring leading private patient services within the NHS this...

The sector promotes women and safety

Supporting women in private healthcare and encouraging their career development is vital, says Independent...

In the interests of a frail patient

Business Dilemmas GP and MDU phone adviser Dr Rachel Sutcliffe responds to a request...

Run your firm efficiently

As the healthcare industry strides boldly into the future, the convergence of technology and...

A rugged EV, but no four-wheel drive

Doctor on the Road: Jeep Avenger Want to go green in the urban jungle?...

What to do if referrals start falling off

Independent Practitioner Today has called in private practice troubleshooters Sue O’Gorman and Hannah Browning to...

Look after women in the workplace

Women’s health is gaining the spotlight it deserves in recent years due to high-profile...