Fees paid to medical practitioners for work outside the NHS
Author unit / section: MADBIR
Target audience: Heads of Specialist Groups [Band 1], All EMAS Staff, Administration Managers [Band 4]
1 The fees paid to medical practitioners for work carried out at the request of EMAS have been increased in line with inflation.
2 The increases are effective from 1 April 2009 and the new rates are detailed at the appendix. Administrative staff should check that claims for work done by other medical practitioners [ie Fee-for-service doctors - OM 2008/11 refers] are paid at the correct rate.
3 If you have any queries in relation to the revised fees, contact 8th Floor, 1 Hagley Road, Birmingham Office.
Cancellation of instructions
4 OM 2008/06- Cancel and destroy.
Date first issued: 01/04/2008
Appendix - [para 2] Fees paid to medical practitioners for work outside the NHS
|Consultation Type||Fee payable from 01/04/2008|
X-ray examination and report
|Extremities (one area); spine (one area)}
Pelvis; mandible; teeth (restricted area)}
Salivary glands; chest (simple routine)}
Abdomen (plain); gall bladder (plain)}
Foreign body demonstration}}
|First 10 X rays Group 1||£92.00|
|11th and subsequent X rays||£68.50|
|For each of the first 4 examinations||£55.00|
|For each of the 5th to 15th examinations||£40.50|
|For each examination over the 15th||£27.00|
Extracts from medical records
|Consultant [per hour]||£41.50|
|Consultant [45 minutes]||£126.50|
|GP [report on proforma - 20 minutes]||£51.00|
|GP [written report - 30 minutes]||£73.00|
Payment by time per session [3.0 hours]
|GP [out of surgery]||£217.50|
|Payment per hour||Consultant||£198.00|
|GP [out of surgery]||£73.00|