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....”. Martin says the CEO admitted to one of the other directors that he was “well aware” Martin didn’t receive private healthcare. ...
Government urged to stop property tax hikes for 1,249 NHS hospitals image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of February 2017 06:37:31 PM
....However, a growing number of politicians are calling for the government to reconsider the tax hike for hospitals, including making them eligible for the same 80% discount that charities enjoy. Some private healthcare providers, such as Nuffield Health, already enjoy an 80% discount because they are registered as charities. ...
Private health insurance sales surge amid NHS crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 12:01:09 AM
.... Figures for 2016 are not yet available. Philip Blackburn, an economist at LaingBuisson, said: “There has been a clear rise in interest in private healthcare recently as more and more people are dissatisfied with higher waiting on the NHS and increased restrictions on NHS treatment. ...
Cash-strapped hospitals ask for £1.5bn tax rebate image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 25th of February 2016 03:26:45 PM
.... Charities enjoy an 80% discount on business rates, which is the equivalent of council tax for non-residential tenants of property. Universities already qualify for relief, as do some private healthcare providers, such as Nuffield Health, which is registered as a charity. ...
Small business in the spotlight ... Hedgehog Lab image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 9th of January 2016 08:00:14 AM
.... The ratings are complied through independent reviews from ex and current employees. Also, we offer private healthcare and most of our staff get unlimited holiday – it’s part of our culture, treating staff as adults. ...
Aldi and Lidl: graduate recruitment schemes key part of success image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of December 2015 05:22:29 PM
....Graduate recruits are offered even more lucrative deals. Aldi offers a starting salary of £42,000, rising to £70,000 after four years, with an Audi A4 and private healthcare. ...
Myefo: bulk-billing rules 'Tony Abbott's GP co-payment in disguise', says AMA image
....Streamlining health and aged care training programs by scrapping programs such as the clinical training fund will save $595m over four years. Of that, $225m will be redirected to other training programs, including $131m for a scheme that allows private healthcare providers to support undergraduate medical places. ...
NMC bows out of race for Al Noor Hospitals image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 16th of November 2015 01:57:11 PM
.... . Mediclinic's acquisition of Al Noor will create a global private healthcare group with a significant presence in South Africa, Switzerland and the UAE. ...
'Postcode lottery' for dental care image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 6th of November 2015 12:20:31 PM
....Root canal treatment is cheapest in Glasgow, at £185, but most expensive in York, where it costs £356. The study of more than 12,000 dentists across the UK was carried out by the private healthcare website WhatClinic. ...
Can budget plans make private healthcare affordable? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 1st of November 2015 04:46:00 PM
.... . So, can you still afford to go private? Claire Ginnelly, managing director of health insurance broker Premier Choice Group, says people love the idea of private healthcare but fear it is too expensive for them. ...
Crisis in UK care homes set to ‘dwarf the steel industry’s problems’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 31st of October 2015 04:00:10 PM
....Richard Bowden, managing director of Bupa, accuses successive governments of ignoring the effect of falling fees. There have been reports that Bupa, one of the country’s largest private healthcare providers, has put 200 of its 280 care homes up for sale amid concern about the health of the sector, but the company insists this is “market speculation”. ...
Why healthcare may be just the tonic for the FTSE 100 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 31st of October 2015 03:03:39 PM
.... . Al Noor Hospitals, a large private healthcare company based in Abu Dhabi, operates within three hospitals and 17 medical centres and clinics. ...
Why the UK’s Nobel Prize winner rejects foreign aid image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 12th of October 2015 07:36:57 PM
.... . I also disagree with Deaton when he worries that the rich can afford to buy private healthcare and education, thus opting out of public services, and deduces from that they will have less incentive to improve state schools or make sure that banks are managed safely. ...
Competition watchdog extends deadline for UK energy industry report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 21st of September 2015 11:32:38 AM
.... The watchdog backtracked on a pledge to unveil the provisional findings of its inquiry into the banking sector due this month, setting October as a new publication target. Its caseload also includes an investigation into the private healthcare market and a review of BT’s acquisition of mobile phone operator EE. ...
How to have a good heart image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 18th of September 2015 03:40:21 PM
.... AXA PPP healthcare can help offer hints and tips on how to prevent illness. Personal Health plan from AXA PPP healthcare is the next generation of private healthcare insurance. ...
NHS budget cuts hit private medical provider Spire Healthcare image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 21st of August 2015 08:05:07 AM
.... . The private healthcare provider, which runs 39 hospitals across the UK, generates roughly one-third of its revenue from work carried out on behalf of the NHS. ...
Dr Now: the smartphone app that puts you in touch with a GP – for a fee image
....Related: Wasting GPs' time: 'No, I can't prescribe you new shoes'. Seeking to defuse any criticism over yet another private healthcare startup, Dr Now co-founder Savvas Neophytou stresses: “We are not replacing GPs. ...
Lidl has received almost $1bn in public development funding image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of July 2015 05:35:53 PM
....Lidl in Poland said the company has 14,000 employees in more than 500 shops across the country, with fair working conditions. Wages at Lidl are “significantly higher” than those at other retailers in Poland and employees get “numerous social benefits” including free private healthcare, it added. ...
Spire Healthcare sells 29.9pc stake to Johannesburg rival image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 22nd of June 2015 10:04:14 AM
.... . “This is an exceptional opportunity for us to gain a strategic investor who understands our business and growth ambitions as we develop our asset base to meet the significant capacity growth we expect for the UK private healthcare sector in the medium to long-term”, said Robert Roger, chief executive of Spire. ...
The innovators: the app that allows patients to track their illnesses image
.... “There is very little to help the patient to better themselves and most people do want to be effective in their own recovery, but they are not being provided with the tools. ” So far, 19 projects with patients are live across various public and private healthcare providers, including a large number of NHS hospitals, with another 26 projects to follow in the summer. ...
Struggling Morrisons pays out £3m to sacked boss Dalton Philips – with more to come image
....Morrisons’ annual report, which was published last night, shows the ousted chief took home a salary of £850,000, a bonus of £1m and a £239,000 pension and benefits pot. As part of his leaving package, after he was sacked by new chairman Andy Higginson in January, he also gets a year’s salary, a £24,000 car allowance and private healthcare, along with an iPad and iPhone, for another nine months. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of April 2015 05:59:05 AM
....• When I moved I added up (generously) the “benefits” I was entitled to in my lowly paid position. For example, private healthcare was a benefit I figured was “worth” around £5,000 a year. ...
Live Q&A: reducing the hidden costs of running a business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 16th of April 2015 03:42:15 PM
....It costs a small firm an average of £35,000 to take on their first member of staff, according to research from the Centre for Economics and Business Research. Then, retaining talented employees can require investment in their training or attractive work benefits, whether that’s private healthcare subsidies or on-site steam rooms. ...
Bupa advert banned for implying private health cover boosts survival rate image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of April 2015 12:03:11 PM
...." . The complainants objected that the ad was misleading because it implied that there was a higher chance of survival for cancer patients who received private healthcare. ...
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of April 2015 11:00:14 AM
....The Bank of England has previously raised concerns about productivity levels. The ONS said labour unit costs - otherwise known as employee benefits, which include wages, pension contributions, bonuses and other benefits such as private healthcare - had increased by only 1% a year over the last five years. ...
Over a quarter of board members on new bodies commissioning NHS care have links to the private health sector image
....More than a quarter of board members on the new bodies charged with commissioning care for the NHS have links to the private health sector, new analysis shows. Research by the Unite union showed that nearly 1,000 Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) board members have professional connections to private healthcare firms – with many holding directorships or owning such firms outright. ...
Skipping lunch? Most people do – and business takes the hit image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 6th of March 2015 02:35:31 PM
....Right Management, the consultancy who conducted the study, said that the results show fewer employees feel comfortable enough with the work demanded of them to take a break, which could indicate rising stress levels. BUPA, the private healthcare company, has conducted research showing that in the UK just three in ten people take their allotted hour. ...
Bupa takes on Apple with new fitness tracking app image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of January 2015 05:34:25 PM
. Bupa is launching a fitness tracking social app designed to increase workforce wellbeing in what the private healthcare provider says is a first for the health industry. ...
Circle shares dive on hospital move image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of January 2015 09:17:38 AM
....(Close): Shares in Circle Holdings closed down 25% after it said it would pull out of the contract to run Hinchingbrooke hospital. Circle was the first private healthcare firm to run an NHS hospital trust, but it said the contract was "no longer sustainable" because of funding cuts and increased demand for A&E services. ...
App for doctors Medopad valued at £50m in latest funding deal image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 14th of December 2014 07:00:59 AM
.... . The company is a supplier to both the NHS and private healthcare provider BMI Healthcare. ...
MARKET REPORT: Renewed takeover speculation for Anglo American  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 29th of October 2014 12:00:00 AM
....”. Car dealer Lookers accelerated 4½p to 133¼p following record trading in the past quarter, while United Arab Emirates private healthcare network operator NMC Health improved 13p to 495p after revenue grew by 18. ...
It’s time the Government adopted proper private sector accounting rules  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of October 2014 08:33:28 PM
.... The IEA report also highlights one of the great accounting scandals of modern times: the way that the Government is not held to the same strict rules that govern private firms. Imagine a company that promised to pay pensions or extend private healthcare to its staff when they reach old age. ...
MARKET REPORT: Primark’s £10bn global ambition  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of October 2014 07:38:00 AM
.... Wealth manager St James’s Place was 14p poorer at 730p. Abu Dhabi private healthcare services provider Al Noor Hospitals was laid lower 71p to 1018p as dealers noted news of founder Kassem Alom selling five million shares. ...
Tesco finance director will receive £1m payoff image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 25th of September 2014 10:16:56 PM
.... That period ends next Friday. As of that date he ceases to be a Tesco employee and, in line with his contract, is entitled to a “termination payment” of £970,800, which takes in a year’s salary of £886,420 as well as other benefits including private healthcare and a car worth £84,460, according to the company’s annual report. ...
Private help essential for troubled NHS hospitals image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 3rd of August 2014 12:00:00 AM
....It is understood that US healthcare giants UnitedHealth and Humana, along with European operators Capio and Helios, would be interested in playing a significant role in the UK market. In 2011 Circle became the first private healthcare specialist to take over a failing NHS hospital, Hinchingbrooke NHS Trust in Cambridgeshire. ...
Bupa calls for 15% industry price cut image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 28th of July 2014 03:20:18 PM
. Britain's biggest private healthcare company has told the BBC that it is charging its own customers too much money and that the industry needs to urgently rethink how it sets prices. ...
Lessons in finance: schoolchildren taught the value of everything image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of July 2014 05:34:59 PM
.... It is recruiting companies in the financial sector to host and teach the workshops. "I think the financial crisis has brought a shift in financial responsibility away from government and big business to individuals, for example, in pensions, tuition fees, increasing use of private healthcare. ...
Private hospital giant Spire to unveil £1bn float image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 24th of June 2014 12:11:05 PM
.... Earlier this year, Spire was cleared by the Competition watchdog of being art of a cabal of big operators that including rivals BMI and HCA that exerted too much market dominance. The company has said it plans to capture growing opportunities in the rapidly expanding private healthcare market where the NHS is expected to spend a bigger slice of its budget. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of June 2014 10:43:58 PM
....Joey Jacobs, the US drug addiction clinics tycoon, has swept into Britain to buy the psychiatric hospitals group Partnerships in Care for £394m. PiC, which is owned by private equity giant Cinven, was exposed in an Independent investigation last year for being among the slew of private healthcare companies relying on revenues from the taxpayer, but who pursue aggressive accounting policies to minimise their taxes. ...
Betfair’s founder invests in private healthcare comparison website image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 25th of May 2014 12:00:00 AM
....FindMeHealth. com will initially target the quarter of a million self-pay private health procedures market, which is worth £500 million-plus a year or 15 per cent of the total UK private healthcare market. ...
Apax to sell majority stake in Travelex image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 23rd of May 2014 06:25:43 PM
.... It trades in over 80 currencies and more than 50 countries. Shetty owns UAE Exchange, which has more than 6 million money transfer customers in 30 countries, and private healthcare company NMC Health. ...
Circle is closing in on £80million of funding for two new hospitals image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 18th of May 2014 12:00:00 AM
....After a dip during the recession, experts predict that a combination of longer NHS waiting lists and a recovering economy will lead to a resurgence of the private health market. Circle became the first private healthcare specialist to take over a failing NHS hospital in 2011, the Hinchingbrooke in Cambridgeshire. ...
Saga share sale: should you gamble on baby boomers? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 12th of May 2014 11:44:23 AM
.... Customers and employees will receive one free share for every 20 held after one year. Customers are defined as anyone who held a magazine subscription, bought a Saga financial product or private healthcare policy between January 5 2013 and April 30 2014 or who booked or went on a Saga or Titan holiday or cruise between January 5 2011 and April 30 2014. ...
Tech pioneer brings GP appointments into the living room  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 28th of April 2014 01:21:54 PM
...." . Mr Parsa, who left private healthcare provider, Circle Holdings, in 2004 with the aim of re-engineering healthcare provision, believes his new system will encourage those people often too embarrassed to go and see a doctor to make contact via the app. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Thursday 3rd of April 2014 12:42:09 AM
. HCA International is set to launch a £2m, year-long legal appeal against the competition watchdog’s decision to force the private healthcare group to sell at least one of its six hospitals in London. ...
....Outlook Well, we didn't expect that diagnosis. Back in January, in its last pronouncement on the condition of the private healthcare market, the Competition Commission declared that there were too few rival hospital operators. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of April 2014 11:00:00 PM
....Outlook When we think of the doctors' code of conduct, the Hippocratic oath comes to mind. But, as the Competition Commission report into private healthcare reveals, a few years back it was the Bribery Act that was troubling them. ...
Competition authorities water down private hospital break-up plans image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of April 2014 06:42:20 AM
. Competition authorities have dramatically retreated from an earlier decision asking Britain's largest private healthcare provider to sell off several hospitals. ...

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