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Bid to give doctors confidence in performance data accuracy

New pilot studies aim to help align NHS and private care data and give consultants more confidence in their accuracy. Specialists’ biggest area of concern about publication of comprehensive quality information so far has been the reliability of procedures attributed to them, particularly within the NHS activity data. A spokesman for the […]...

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‘Q’ is for quick thinking

The building blocks of accountancy is for quick thinking Julia Burn continues with her A–Z of top tips. This...

Doctors urged to read new contract for remote consultations

The Federation of Independent Practitioner Organisations is recommending consultants to read the small print of a new Bupa contract...

Securing the future of electronic billing

Healthcode’s managing director Peter Connor reacts to doctors who have criticised the introduction of charges for its electronic bill Clearing...

Cut drug errors by prescribing safely

Diane Baylis offers advice for independent practitioners in a world where complaints and litigation are increasing. The sheer number of...

The art of remaining in total obscurity

There are ways for independent practitioners to do PR – but if you really want to crash and burn,...

Ensure you pass your screen test

The Coronavirus pandemic has resulted in a significant increase in online consultations. While these may be convenient and ease...

A successful practice is full of happy patients

In this month’s sixth and final article of her series, Jane Braithwaite brings together everything we have covered to...

Outsourcing may be your best bet

Outsourcing private practice medical billing and collection has become an increasingly common option for consultants. Simon Brignall discusses some...