The MHA Chiks healthcare team looks after more than 100 GP practices and provide expert advice on a number of areas in the sector.
Our GP clients include GMS, PMS and APMS, single-handers and large partnerships, dispensing practices and a number of their related businesses such as federations, independent provider organisations and other limited companies providing a variety of NHS and non-NHS services. We offer specialist advice on a number of accountancy and business advisory services.
The healthcare services teams are headed up by partner Deborah Wood based at our Blackpool office. Deborah was instrumental in setting up the Association of Independent Specialist Medical Accountants () in 1995. This network of independent accountancy firms throughout the UK specialises in services to the medical profession. Deborah is also a regular presenter to the sector and has written a number of articles for many of the trade publications.
The East Midlands office is headed up by Nick Stevenson who looks after a wide variety of clients. He has a strong background in medical service clients, including looking after over 100 individual GP’s and over 25 practices, over 40 hospital consultants and GP locums, and a total client list of over 300. Nick is currently the head of the , an association of eight independent accountancy firms across the UK, and the ICAEW SIG committee. He has particular responsibility for liaising with NHS Employers, local LMC’s and the Health & Social Care Information Centre. Nick is also involved in the Primary Care Development Centre for Nottingham and Derbyshire where he provides support and training to local primary care providers. He regularly presents at events on an array of topics including maximising practice profitability, strategic planning and tax considerations.
As part of our approach, our clients have access to a range of specialist ‘beyond compliance’ services, as well as receiving information via newsletters, blogs and special publications. We also hold regular events and training sessions throughout the year which our clients can attend free of charge. For further information about our services please look at our healthcare credentials document.
Flexible Benefits Schemes
Flexible benefits packages are an attractive option for employees and employers. They can result in savings in national insurance and/or tax and leave everyone better off – well, everyone except the tax man!
What our clients say about us…
“I found the specialist expertise in medical accountancy invaluable. The service my medical practice has received has been responsive and tailored to our individual needs. The team have provided good advice for future planning and have kept us up to date with financial matters.”