Global brokerage Lockton has partnered with HCA Healthcare UK to provide their clients with access to an independent occupational health and clinical advice committee.
With the new access, clients will be able to see health experts for a range of advice and guidance within its package.
The Clinical Advisory Service offers support across a range of specialist areas, with access to chief medical officers for ad-hoc queries & questions, as well as clinical review & advice on wellbeing strategy, HR policy and employee communications.
They will also receive independent advice to trustees of healthcare trusts Second opinion service for complex health and risk claims.
Chris Rofe, Senior Vice President, Head of Client Development Lockton Companies LLP, commented: “We know companies are often struggling to access high quality, independent clinical advice. The COVID-19 pandemic has further demonstrated this need.
“The Clinical Advisory Service has been something we’ve wanted to develop for some time and we are delighted to have HCA partner with us and add real value to our clients.”
Gill MacLeod, Executive Senior Occupational Health Physician, HCA Primary Care, added: “For many years we’ve wanted to develop a service which gives clients ready access to health advice, allowing them to support their employees in the best possible way.
“During this time when the healthcare landscape is changing at pace, regular access to advice is critical. We’re delighted to support this excellent service at a most challenging time for many businesses.”