Locum insurance - Practice Protector Plus

Insurance from the experts

When you need a locum GP, who foots the bill - the practice or the partners? Our unique locum insurance package offers cover for doctors and key staff, including:

  • Hiring a locum to cover sickness absence
  • Temporarily replacing key staff
  • Providing sick pay to key employees

NHS reimbursement will pay at least part of the cost of hiring a locum, but will it be enough…?


Not all locum insurers offer so much

Employing a locum could seriously hit the pockets of the partners - especially long term. Cheap locum insurance may look attractive, but can be a false economy. Choose a plan that offers real value with a wide range of important benefits:

  • Long term permanent cover
  • Up to £4,000 per week for locum or role replacement cover, Eligible roles include GPs, practice managers, pharmacists and specialist nurses
  • Up to £2,000 per week sick pay insurance for other key employed staff
  • Flexibility of different deferred and payment periods

Wesleyan adds many extra benefits

You can't plan for every eventuality and, with daily costs of GP locums now up to £900* in some areas, our locum insurance can make an important difference:

  • Cover for psychiatric conditions
  • Dangerous sports covered, on an amateur basis
  • HIV and needlestick cover
  • Options for rehabilitation cover and career breaks
  • Maternity cover for illness or injuries not arising from normal pregnancy
  • Payments can be made to GPs covering extra shifts

Choosing our cover can make a real difference.

Cover for jury duty, family emergencies and paternity… at no extra cost

When you choose locum insurance through Practice Protector Plus, you'll also get the Practice Locum Cover Plan - without additional charge - provided through a third party.

This covers jury service and suspension from work, family emergencies, bereavement, plus paternity or adoption leave.

Call 0800 294 9173 to speak to a locum insurance expert today

Your local Financial Consultant can assess the individual requirements of your practice and recommend a locum insurance plan that is tailored to meet them. All financial advice given is on a complete no-obligation basis.

Simply complete this form, email or call 0800 294 9173. Please quote reference 45297 when contacting us.

*Medeconomics Survey of GP locum earnings UK, August 2019.
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Find out how we can tailor your plan to fit your practice and your budget:

Need a locum insurance quote? Then arrange an appointment today.
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