Isolation and the Locum – Ways to Deal With Loneliness

With GP burnout being a topic we discuss openly, we are looking into the working/family life balance of locums…

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Brexit and the NHS

The news so far in 2019 has been focused on Brexit and the talks surrounding this somewhat sensitive subject….

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The Advantages of Locum Work

Make the Most Out of Locum Work There are many benefits to locum work, from flexibility through to amazing…

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Locums & Practices – Anger in the Workplace

With Anger Awareness week in full swing, we are addressing the key triggers for this emotion and how we…

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Practice Closures – The Sinking Ship

Over the last five years, we have seen a dramatic increase in the number of GP Practices closing their…

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The Struggles of the Temporary Nursing Shortage

It has been revealed in a survey of 400 UK recruitment consultancies and employers; nursing and care staff are…

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Locum GP Consultation – Managing Your Time Effectively

Controlling Locum GP Consultation Times This article is here to help all GP’s control the time their consultations take….

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The 2018 Autumn Budget and How it Affects General Practice

The autumn budget has been announced and obviously, NHS spending was in the spotlight. In this AppLocum article, we…

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GP and Nurse Consultation – Dealing with Angry Patients

Introduction In a GP and Nurse Consultation, you will most likely come across angry patients. Enraged patients can cause…

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The Advantages to Becoming a Limited Company Nurse

As of October 2018, Britain faces a 20,000 nursing deficit in all permanent positions. Locum nurses are helping fill…

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