Indemnity Inflation Payments for Locum GPs
By Dr Surina Chibber
From April 2017 practices are set to receive a payment from NHS England to compensate for ‘indemnity inflation’. This payment is intended to be used for all GP staff and the amount each practice is set to receive is based on its list size, The payment scheme is based on the average annual inflationary rises experienced by GPs. NHS England have not yet specified the actual figure that each practice is set to receive. Locum GPs should claim for their share of the payment.
More information is to follow but the most up to date information regarding this can be found on the BMA website