October 22, 2018
Limited Company Nurse

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 the gaps in the NHS hospitals and […]
October 8, 2018
GP Burnout

AppLocum Tips to Help GP Burnout

Almost 1,000 GPs self-referred themselves to the GP Health Service for experiencing stress and burnout. This article is here for GP’s, locums or otherwise as a […]
October 4, 2018
GP Services

GP Services for NHS Patients

Right for GP’s to Offer Private Services to Their NHS Patients The New Forest Central Medical Group has taken its first steps into challenging the GMS […]
October 3, 2018
Locum Home Visit

Go to Guide for a Locum Home Visit

Home visits are part and parcel of being a locum; whether it is GP or nurse certain locum shifts require a locum home visit. AppLocum have […]
September 27, 2018
Medical Workforce

Biggest Growth in Medical Workforce Training to Date

The Department of Health and Social Care are launching their biggest expansion into medical training to date. The plan is to launch five new medical schools […]
September 6, 2018
GP locum

GP Locum & Mental Health

Mental health amongst GP’s has become a prominent talking point in the medical community recently. This is because mental health amongst doctors is a taboo subject, […]
September 3, 2018
GP Burnout

ANP Jobs The Pressure They Provide

GPs’ workload has increased significantly in recent years affecting their ability to provide high-quality services, and consequently there is increasing focus on nurses to provide a […]
August 29, 2018
Locum Agency

The Solution of a Locum Agency like appLocum

The Issue There is a lot of debate over the increasing workloads for general practitioners and nurses alike throughout the medical industry. It is no secret […]
August 22, 2018
General practice nurses

How to Support The Growth of General Practice Nurses

General practice nurses One of the great problems that currently plagues general practices is the workforce crisis for all nurses across all grades. This is even […]
August 20, 2018
Locum Nursing

Locum Nursing – What are the benefits?

Locum work has many advantages and locum nursing is no different. Whether you are recent graduate or a full time nurse re-evaluating your professional options then […]
August 20, 2018
GP Burnout

Nursing – New Law to Reduce Violence Against Nurses

There has been an increasing trend in the violence against nursing staff and medical staff in general in the UK in recent years. Violence against anyone […]
August 16, 2018
partnerships

Priorities are clear for GP’s as GP partnerships decrease

There has been an independent government review of the partnerships model for GP practices with an alarming conclusion. There is a lack of enthusiasm from GP’s […]
August 13, 2018
Locum GP's

Locum GP’s at Work – Minimising Risk & Being Safe

Locum GP’s are constantly working in unfamiliar surroundings due to being a locum, this is why AppLocum have wrote this article to help minimise the increased […]
August 9, 2018
Locum GP work

Top Tips For Locum GP Work and How to Get Started

If you are a general practitioner that is just about to take the leap into locum GP work, or have already taken the leap but find […]
August 6, 2018
GP Services

Locum GPs: The solution to the healthcare crisis

It is a well-known fact that the dependency on locum GPs has been increasing in recent history and the last 12 months has been no different. […]
July 30, 2018
Locum GP

Why choose locum work?

It can be quite daunting for a General Practitioner to make the leap from a permanent role to locum work, this does not have to be […]
July 27, 2018

How to Stay Cool – UK Heatwave 2018

It has been reported that the current heatwave we have been experiencing across the UK could now be the norm for all future summers. As most […]
May 22, 2017

General Election 2017 Healthcare Pledges, Strategies & Targets

Being apart of primary care, whether you are a GP or staff provider, we all share some mutual expectations and are looking forward to getting rid […]
July 22, 2013

£1,700-a-shift doctors: They’re quitting full-time jobs to take well-paid posts as locums

Doctors are deserting the NHS to treble their salaries working as locums, MPs warn. A growing number are quitting their full-time hospital posts to make a […]
July 22, 2013

Weekend hours for GPs will not cut locum demand

Government plans to get more general practitioners working at weekends will not result in reduced demand for GP locums, say recruiters but more needs to be […]
July 22, 2013

GPs offered ‘new deal’ if they agree seven-day opening

The government is promising a “new deal” for GPs in England – if they sign up to seven-day opening. In a speech on Friday, Health Secretary […]