Cyber security is no longer simply an IT problem, it is an all-round business issue that needs to be treated with the maximum importance. As risk advisers to the healthcare sector, we believe it is essential to provide you with information on how best you can protect yourself and your business from Cyber crime.
NHS England have announced that from April 2017, sickness cover for GP’s will be a practice entitlement, rather than a discretionary payment. This change is part of contract changes across the board when a GP is absent from the practice due to sickness.
For a Dental practice owner, your practice is your livelihood. It is the income generator for you and your family, and your retirement plan. It is therefore essential to always be thinking of how you can make improvements to your practice to better it’s future successes and minimise risk of unnecessary costs.
Disasters can happen to anyone at anytime, and unfortunately no business is wholly immune. The purpose of Business Interruption Insurance is to provide compensation to the business owner to get the business back up and running, giving you time and peace of mind to do things properly. Ensuring you will not be out of pocket in the…
Locum insurance is optional, both for your practice and for individual practitioners. However, when you assess the risks of not having sufficient cover, consider how else you would cope in the event that one of your key team members, or associates, was absent from work for more than just a few days.
As with most things in life, forward planning is the way to save stress and also save money. With insurance, the same applies, as if you let your insurance renewal dates sneak up on you, there won’t be sufficient time to secure the best premium.
The new year can be a time of mixed feelings. The festive season has been and gone; for some it’s a relief, but others feel a sense of lacking. The evenings continue to be dark and cold, which only adds to the reluctance of the new gym routine! Also, the return to work, after some well-deserved holiday time with the family, isn’t always easy to…