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Provider definitions

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Individual providers

Individual providers are:

  • GMC-registered specialists who hold, or have held, a substantive post in the NHS or the Armed Forces
  • practitioners or therapists registered with their relevant professional body.

Please visit our recognition page for more details.

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Group practices

Group Practices are limited companies or limited liability partnerships registered with Companies House, which have agreed to offer services to our members.

This may include treatment at physiotherapy, osteopathy and chiropractic clinics or mental health therapy practices, or consultations at specialist-led centres.

Please visit our recognition page for more details.


The term 'Facilities' covers the wide range of clinical centres where our members receive their treatment, and can range from hospitals to walk-in clinics.