chapter  12
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Rural Practice Payments

(SFA paragraphs 43.1 -16)
WithAndrew A.F. Sanderson

Have you ever wondered how GPs in the more rural areas live on small lists? It is done with dispensing and rural practice payments. To get these payments, you must have at least 20% of your practice’s patients living in a Rural Practice Payment Area and at least 3 miles from your main surgery by the normal route.