Doctors owed thousands of pounds as medical reporting agency goes into administrationBMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a2971 (Published 11 December 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a2971
- Clare Dyer
Thousands of doctors have fallen victim to the credit crunch, with the collapse of one of the largest agencies that provides medical reports for people who have been unintentionally injured.
As many as 9000 doctors are owed millions of pounds by the E-reporting Group, which went into administration on 18 November with total debts of about £8m (€9m; $12m). Andy McGill, of the administrator KPMG, told the BMJ that some doctors were owed £60 000 or more, with the average about £5000-£10 000.
Mr McGill said …