For some Consultants, we employ staff to provide secretarial services. This is charged on average at a rate of £819.13 per session, per month, including VAT. A session is defined as 3.5 hours of Consultant clinic time.
Consulting room rental
Consultants are charged £9 per 30 minutes of consulting room time utilised.
This fee covers the following items:
- Use of a fully furnished room
- Nursing support
- Room cleaning in between sessions
- All utilities (water, electricity & gas)
- Public liability insurance
- All stationery, including business cards
Consultants are charged £479.50/m2 (including service charges) excluding VAT, per annum.
General operational services
We provide all Consultants with appropriate services to ensure a quality patient pathway. This includes appropriate administrative services to facilitate patient admission, general administration and billing.
From time to time the Hospital will provide some in-house training to Consultants.
All of the above general operational services will be provided free of charge.
Basic workplace amenities
The following basic workplace amenities are made available to all Consultants free of charge:
- Tea and Coffee
- Stationery (see Consulting Room Rental under item 2 above)
Car Parking is not guaranteed to Consultants and is offered on a first come, first served basis. Car Parking is not available to staff.
We have a Marketing team that is employed by the Hospital, who provide marketing and media services to all Consultants. This service is provided free of charge. Consultants may access at any given time a number, and potentially all, of the following items:
- Entry in the online and printed Consultant Directory
- Inclusion in the on-site and off-site Referrer Lecture Programmes
- Entry onto the appropriate Hospital websites
- Marketing and media advice and support
As part of building long-term relationships with our Consultants we do provide a limited calendar of Corporate Hospitality. These all vary in cost and will be published as they occur during each Calendar year, averaging £250 per head per event.
In May 2018 40 Consultants attended Chelsea Flower Show followed by a dinner.
In November 2018 75 Consultants attended the annual Christmas function.
Expert medical advice and clinical quality
The Hospital works closely with a number of advisors to help put the health and wellbeing of our patients at the centre of everything we do. Our lead advisors are:
||Paediatric Clinic Advisor