WPA is a Healthcare Business and unlike many other franchise businesses they do not seek to make a profit from their Partners. Therefore the price of a WPA Practice licence equates to the cost of the training and support that WPA will give you.
Western Provident Association are a specialist Healthcare Business with a heritage stemming back over 110 years. Unique to the industry WPA have a team of Healthcare Partners (franchisees) who work diligently across the UK as consultants in healthcare solutions selling, advising and promoting WPA healthcare products. This offers our customers a face within the local community and endorses their commitment to treating customers fairly.
WPA offers a choice of health insurance products to suit a variety of needs such as:
WPA Healthcare Partners work as consultants in healthcare solutions not only selling and promoting WPA's health insurance products but actively maintaining customer relationships with regular contact to ensure customer satisfaction.
The WPA Healthcare Partner team use their expertise to manage their customer portfolio whilst growing an ethical successful business.
WPA is one of the UK’s most respected health insurers offering excellent value and quality customer service. More people are becoming aware of the importance of private medical insurance due to the increasing demands on the NHS. With concerns about waiting times for treatment, access to specialists, and financial deficits of Primary Care Trusts the increasing demands on the NHS suggests that 2015/2016 will be one of the most challenging years yet.
Each year 300,000 people leave work due to illness and injury therefore health and wellbeing has become an important part of company healthcare and sickness absence strategies.
A strong benefit package not only helps employers make sure they get the pick of employees at recruitment but can also help retain them.
WPA offer freedom of choice – choosing when, where, and who to have treatment with making their products an integral part of the ever changing healthcare systems within the UK.
The £15,000 Launch Pad fund is designed to assist franchisees in the challenging first two years as they build their Healthcare Business and portfolio.
The aim is that after two years you will have built a minimum portfolio size of 250 lives, which thereafter is self-sustaining in terms of income and referrals.
The cost of buying the franchise is £9,200, plus a £2,500 returnable fidelity bond woth no ongoing franchise fees or service costs.
WPA believe in fully supporting their Healthcare Partners on the road to success. They offer a unique launch package which includes:
The WPA Healthcare Partners come from various backgrounds and different walks of life, however they all have business acumen and are driven to succeed. Successful candidates have to have the ability to develop a network of customers, have strong interpersonal skills, and entrepreneurial spirit.
I took up my WPA Franchise 7 years ago. It has been one of the most enjoyable and rewarding stages of my career. I have grown my customer base and income substantially year on year and my husband and I now run 2 franchises. We have found WPA to be an innovative, supportive and generous franchisor.Tina Kemp, Account Director, Mentor & WPA Franchisee
9th March 2016
WPA conference 2016