We’re coping with Coronavirus

Seeing the way forward: Consultants at specialist eye hospital group Optegra tell Independent Practitioner Today how Covid-19 has impacted...

Put yourself in the shoes of your patient

How your patients feel about the care you provide is arguably the most important measure of your success in...

Take heed of the ‘Oracle of Omaha’

Is Warren Buffett the exception which proves the rule? Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on how hard it is to beat the...

Visiting hospital locked in chains

Surgeon Mr David Sellu, convicted for gross negligence manslaughter of a patient at a private hospital – overturned on...

Probationary periods are not a free-for-all

Have you been getting maximum benefit from probationary periods for new staff? Julia Gray examines the purpose and operation of...

‘M’ is for managing your cash flow security

The building blocks of accountancy Julia Burn continues with her A-Z of top tips. This month she turns to...

A good way out of this

As the private healthcare sector continues to open up again to private patients, Simon Brignall discusses the importance of...

Caught in a tug of love

‘Business Dilemmas’ A paediatrician with a private practice is caught in the middle between a child’s waring father and...

Time to give doctors their freedom

David Hare, boss of the independent hospitals’ national body, gives this message to Independent Practitioner Today readers: ‘We are...

Just how remote can insurers be?

Following the London Consultants Association urging doctors to think twice before accepting 50% fee cuts from insurers for virtual...

Your vital check list before you re-open

As growing numbers of private doctors move closer to resuming private practice, Prof David Gartry shares his story of...

Our formula to fire up private practice

Opinion. #ProjectRestartPrivatePractice is underway. Dr Mark Vanderpump and Rosemary Hittinger, of the London Consultants’ Association, outline what collaboration they...
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