Table 4

Comparison of clinician costs of staffing BAC and traditional surgical clinics

BACNeurosurgical/orthopaedic
clinic
Consultants1 @ $135/hour
(HN29, midtier)
1 @ $135/hour
(HN29, midtier)
Registrars1 @ $57/hour
(HM29, upper tier)
1 @ $57/hour
(HM29, upper tier)
Advanced practice physiotherapist × 2$51/hour
(VC8, upper tier)
N/A
Number of patients seen per session (3.5 hours)1515
Cost per patient seen$68.60$44.80
Total staff costs for 3.5 hour session$1029$672