LCA Virtual Roundtables – Rt. Hon. Jeremy Hunt MP

25.11.20 LCA Virtual Roundtable GUEST: Rt. Hon. Jeremy Hunt MP On Wednesday evening, 25th November, the LCA hosted another special edition of its virtual roundtables with guest Rt. Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, Chairman of the Health Select Committee, to the topic “How we can improve Quality and Safety in healthcare despite the pandemic”. In a refreshingly […]

LCA Virtual Roundtables

28.10.2020 – LCA Virtual Roundtable GUEST: Mr David Hare, Chief Executive IHPN On Wednesday evening, 28th October, the LCA hosted another discussion in its series of virtual roundtables with David Hare, CEO of the Independent Healthcare Providers Network (IHPN). Mr Hare described the role of the IHPN, which is the trade association for the independent provider […]

“A plan for resumption”

Return to work – #ProjectRestartPrivatePractice   “A PLAN FOR RESUMPTION”   The LCA’s Chairman, Dr Mark Vanderpump recently spoke with the Independent Practitioner Today about kick-starting private practice, getting independent consultants back to work so that ultimately the administration of patient care can be resumed.    In the 3rd September article: “A plan for resumption”, Dr Mark Vanderpump […]

#ProjectRestartPrivatePractice

#ProjectRestartPrivatePractice Our recent LCA survey heard its consultants…and the outlook for private practice was not good.  The overwhelming feeling from the feedback received was that all practice had been suspended instantly with no support from the sector as overheads loomed and patients were denied treatment. Some consultants had been able to attend to some patients […]

LCA Medico-Legal Morning Reports

LCA Medico-Legal Morning Reports with Hempsons solicitors SEPTEMBER 2020 Dr Vanderpump reported on a recent virtual seminar provided by Hempsons on Coroner’s inquests. The following issues were discussed: The 4 statutory questions that are answered at an inquest with the civil standard of proof (>50%): Who died? When did they die? Where did they die? How […]

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The London Consultants’ Association comprises leading consultants in the capital who work in a variety of private hospitals. Formed in 1998, the association’s principle objective to maintain the independence of private medical practice and to defend the freedom of choice for patients and doctors.

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Latest News

LCA Virtual Roundtables – Rt. Hon. Jeremy Hunt MP
02Dec
25.11.20 LCA Virtual Roundtable GUEST: Rt. Hon. Jeremy Hunt MP On Wednesday evening, 25th November, the LCA hosted another special edition of its virtual rou...
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LCA Virtual Roundtables
13Nov
28.10.2020 – LCA Virtual Roundtable GUEST: Mr David Hare, Chief Executive IHPN On Wednesday evening, 28th October, the LCA hosted another discussion in its ...
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LCA Virtual Roundtables
16Sep
11.09.2020 LCA Virtual Roundtable Guest= Peter Connor, MD Healthcode On Friday 11th September 2020 the LCA hosted another roundtable in its series of Friday ...
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“A plan for resumption”
07Sep
Return to work – #ProjectRestartPrivatePractice   “A PLAN FOR RESUMPTION”   The LCA’s Chairman, Dr Mark Vanderpump recently spoke with the Independent Pract...
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#ProjectRestartPrivatePractice
15Jul
#ProjectRestartPrivatePractice Our recent LCA survey heard its consultants…and the outlook for private practice was not good.  The overwhelming feeling from...
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“Just how remote can insurers be?”
15Jul
“Just how remote can insurers be?”  The LCA latest in the Independent Practitioner Today (IPT) Following our previous feature in the IPT urging doctors to th...
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