Date posted: 01/03/2008

Audience: This Notice will be of particular interest to:

  • Staff responsible for referring cases to the scheme medical adviser and those responsible for paying the scheme medical adviser invoices

Action: To note the changes to the scheme medical advisors fees for 2008/09

Timing: Effective from 1 April 2008


  1. Cabinet Office – Civil Service Pensions Division (CSPD) manages the contract to provide medical advice for the Civil Service pension, compensation and injury benefit schemes. CSPD has contracted Capita Health Solutions (CHS) to provide medical advice under this contract. Capita’s contract fees are reviewed annually.

Revised Fees

  1. Attached to this EPN is a revised schedule of Capita’s fees that come into effect from 1 April 2008. The fees have been increased in line with inflation. In addition, some fees include a small increase to cover costs of additional packaging which is required for data security purposes (See EPN203 paragraph 8(a))


This document replaces the relevant part of EPN170


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1 March 2008
Last updated:
24 April 2023