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The Business of Healthcare with Tara Humphrey

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Tara Humphrey looks behind-the-scenes at the business side of healthcare by talking to NHS and private healthcare leaders. And, throughout this podcast, she also shares her own project management and leadership insights.Tara has an MBA in Healthcare Leadership and Management and Leadership. She is t… read more


#108: How to Create a Healthy Private Practice with Chris Rogers

Chris Rogers is the Co-Founder at Private Practice Surgery. His company is newly developing and provides marketing for Consultant Physicians and Surgeons. With an extensive background in healthcare marketing, Chris wants to provide a membership website where he’ll teach, advise and help Consultants market their practice more effectively to get more patients.

Chris joins me on the podcast today to talk about his top tips on how to improve private practices – these are not just for Physicians or Surgeons – they can apply to any area that you are working in. We talk about sales and how some may feel having a private practice goes against the NHS ethos. Chris also gives his number one tip for anyone setting up a business themselves. There is lots of valuable advice in this episode for anyone on their business journey.


I found that Consultants were nervous about promoting themselves or their practice because of the perception of private practice. I saw these things and saw the opportunity to help.” Chris Rogers


This week on The Business of Healthcare:

  • Who Chris Rogers is.
  • What his company Private Practice want to achieve.
  • Top tips on how to improve private practices.
  • How some feel private practice goes against the NHS ethos.
  • Chris’ number one tip for anyone setting up a business.
  • How to manage your time and your day.
  • So much advice for anyone on their business journey.


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Work with me

I’m Tara Humphrey and I’m the founder of THC Primary Care, a leading healthcare consultancy. I provide project and network management to Primary Care Networks and consulting support to clinical leads. To date, I’ve worked with 11 Training Hubs and 12 Primary Care Networks.

I have over 20 years of project management and business development experience across the private and public sector and have an MBA in Leadership and Management in Healthcare. I’m also published in the London Journal of Primary Care and the author of over 190 blogs. 

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