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Publishing GP earnings is more complex than ministers think

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I have no problem with this at all. The average profit per patient year in NI is £ 60.00. This covers 6 consultations [ 60% of workload] and blood tests, prescriptions,letters,telephone calls etc [ 40% of workload] So, I get paid £ 6 [60% of £10] per consult. When you factor in tax, NIC, Pension contributions [ employer and employee], take home per consultation is £2.50. That is cheap labour.

Posted date

18 Oct 2014

Posted time

3:08pm

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