The perennial question: What’s the going rate for GP locums and associates?

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The perennial question: What’s the going rate for GP locums and associates?

Fiona Mines

Dear Aunt MASie

New Zealand money
When taking on a locum or associate GP you should set clear expectations on how much patient contact and paperwork time you expect per paid session

DEAR AUNT MASIE

We’re a large group practice with several associate GPs and wanted to see what the current market rates and expectations are for GPs, both as employees and contractors. We are aware that MAS recently undertook its annual GP remuneration survey and wondered if you can give us some guidance. How much for a GP? Auckland

We recently published our annual GP remuneration survey report for locums and associates, which is based on 342 responses from 245 – mainly GP-owned –