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Locums and parenting during COVID-19 

Locum work is great for flexibility, but it needs a higher level of organisation than a normal 9-5 position that you know inside out.... View Article

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A conversation about mental health in the workplace

The COVID-19 pandemic has threatened not only our physical health, but our mental health too. After almost a year of challenges... View Article

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IR35 is Coming: A Guide for Locums

IR35 Legislature is Coming  In light of the global health crisis, locums would be forgiven for allowing IR35 regulations to slip from their mind.... View Article

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The impact of COVID-19 on locum nurses

Towards the end of 2020, we sent out a survey to find out more from the locum nurses who work with us about how... View Article

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AppLocum awarded HealthTrust Europe (HTE) framework

BOLTON, 25 January 2021 – AppLocum is excited to announce that it has been awarded a place on the HeathTrust... View Article

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6 C’s of Nursing

The 6 C’s of nursing and the impact of the pandemic People enter the nursing profession because they want to... View Article

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AppLocum awarded NHS LPP Framework 

AppLocum will work as a supplier in partnership with the NHS   BOLTON, 18 January 2021 – AppLocum is excited to announce that it has been... View Article

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Profile of a locum ANP

One of the locum nurses who works for AppLocum kindly agreed to an interview about her experience of the COVID-19... View Article

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Urban Outreach Charity Campaign 

For our 2020 Christmas charity campaign, the AppLocum team held a fundraiser for the local charity Urban Outreach. This winter, Urban Outreach are supporting 1200... View Article

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How can the healthcare industry celebrate Christmas safely? 

On the first day of Christmas Covid-19 gave to me…socially distanced festivities. This is set to be one of the weirdest... View Article

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