When our customers need to see a speech and language therapist, we offer them a choice from our specialist network. If you'd like to join the network, find out more about the benefits it could bring to your practice and the recognition criteria below:
What we offer you
Bupa recognition can help you build and promote your practice. The benefits include:
- access to a large share of the health insurance market
- raising your profile through your personal page on Finder, our online directory of Bupa recognised healthcare professionals and healthcare services, which is used by our customers, GPs and the public and receives around 110,000 visits a week
- access to our Providers Online website and other online resources to make running your private practice simple and straightforward.
Please review the terms and conditions
If you apply for Bupa recognition, we’ll take it that you agree to the terms and conditions for joining the Bupa Speech and Language Therapy Network (PDF, 546KB).
We'll only use the information that you submit to us as part of this process for the purposes of this application, and in our ongoing relationship in the event that you become Bupa recognised.
We've indicated in the application form what information may be shared with Bupa customers, on our website and through other media.
You have the opportunity to give permission for this as you complete the application form.
Gather the documents you need
You’ll find it easier to complete your application if you have the following information to hand:
your professional qualifications
name and address of your therapy room(s)/practice
the make, model and service date of any equipment you use
a copy of your Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) registration certificate
a copy of your enhanced DBS certificate, AccessNI enhanced certificate, Access NI Basic if self employed or Disclosure Scotland enhanced disclosure or Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) record check
a copy of your current indemnity insurance certificate
your photographic proof of identity and completed Proof of Identity form
About usWe’re a global health and care company, and our purpose is helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives and making a better world. In the United Kingdom, we offer health insurance and other health and care funding products, including cash plans and pay as you go services. We also run care homes, and retirement and care villages; offer health assessments, physiotherapy and dental treatment at our health and dental centres; and provide care for insured, pay as you go and international patients at our Cromwell Hospital; as well as providing workplace health services. Find out how we can work together to support your patients.
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