NHS Funded

The practice operates using NHS funding, in a financially transparent, stable and sustainable way. This ensures that we consistently deliver the highest level of care possible to all of our patients.

GP Earnings

The average pay for GPs working in West Heath Surgery in the last financial year was £45,068 before tax and National Insurance. This figure is before deductions such as; pension, medical indemnity fees which for a full time member of staff costs £7150.00 per year, GMC fees which costs £435.00 per year and BMA membership which costs £436.80 per year. They also have various statutory body membership fees to pay before they are able to work in certain medical specialities. In addition they have to pay training fees to ensure they are up to date and to enable them to provide the services our practice offers to you.

The average pay figure provided above is for two full time GPs, and three part time GPs. There were no locum doctors who worked for more than six months.

Did you know…

The NHS provides the practice with £80.59 per patient to deliver a whole year of care.

This is fantastic value when compared to:

 

TV  £240 for a basic sky TV package for 1 year

 

 

Telephone

£150 for the cheapest 4g mobile contract for 1 year

 

 

Scissors     £179 for a haircut every month for 1 year

 

 

cigarettes £1549 for a 10 a day cigarette habit for 1 year