Bedford Hill Family Practice

120 Bedford Hill
Balham
SW12 9HS
Tel: 020 8673 1720

Named Accountable GP

Named Accountable GP

You may be aware that all GP Practices are now required to provide their patients, including children with a "named, accountable GP". This GP is responsible for the patients’ overall care. However, patients can still book appointments or telephone consultations with any GP in the practice.

New patients registering at the practice will be informed of their named GP at the point of registration. Patients over 75 have already been allocated a named accountable GP in 2014 and that arrangement has not changed. Should you wish to change your named GP, we will do our best to accommodate your wishes.  Please contact the surgery requesting the change.

GP Net Earnings

All GP Practices are required to declare mean earnings (i.e. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs working at Bedford Hill Family Practice in the last financial year was £67,315 before tax and National Insurance. This is for 5 full time GPs and 1 Locum GP, who worked in the practice for more than six months.

 

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