Cyber attacks and data breaches are becoming more and more frequent. Criminals are getting smarter, and with technology advancing constantly it’s easy to fall prey to their tricks. If it happens to you, the costs could put your practice at a standstill – if you don’t have the right insurance.
If one or more key members of staff is on sick leave or unable to work, your practice still has a number of financial commitments to make. Business (or Practice) Overheads insurance can support you through these periods – have you considered the worst-case scenarios?
Running a practice is a tough job and financial pressures are always top of mind. The NHS sickness reimbursements to cover GPs on sick leave were supposed to alleviate some of this stress. However, the numbers don’t always add up, and the experiences vary when trying to claim.
GDPR has been the trigger for highlighting the different types of data that businesses hold on individuals. Detailed PII is critical to running a successful healthcare practice. Do you know the importance of the data that you hold? The different types of personal identifiable information Personal identifiable data is any information that is specific to…
The WannaCry Cyber attack in May 2017 severely disrupted the NHS, as well as many businesses across the world. We know that 595 GP surgeries were infected with the virus that targeted older Windows operating systems and encrypted, or locked, data and demanded a ransom to release it.