WALKING UNIT

The classification of walking units claimed by a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PRACTICE for rural practice payments. These units are in addition to the distance units, and are for that part of the route which has to be walked. Walking units are credited only from the point where a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER would have to leave an ordinary two-wheel drive car and walk to the PERSON's residence under normal winter conditions.

Classification:

a. For at least a quarter of a mile but less than half of a mile
b. For at least half of a mile but less than three quarters of a mile
c. For at least three quarters of a mile but less than one mile
d. For at least one mile or over

References:
Statement of Fees and Allowances Payable to General Medical Practitioners in England and Wales. 

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural WALKING UNITS