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Category : Primary Care

Primary Care

Client Case Study: Aspull Surgery

Aspull Surgery achieves continuity of care and reduces admin time by using AppLocum.    We spoke with Kirstie, Practice Manager... View Article

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Primary Care

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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Secondary Care

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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Primary Care

Challenges for Practice Managers

There is no doubt that a Practice Manager has a challenging job, particularly this year when Covid-19 has swept through... View Article

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Primary Care

Can the £150m Covid-19 fund be used for Locum GPs? 

Overworked GP surgeries have always needed locums, but never so much as now, with the second wave of the virus and... View Article

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Primary Care

Are remote consultations here to stay?

The subject of remote consultations generates mixed opinions amongst healthcare staff. It became a key issue in March 2020 at... View Article

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Primary Care

The impact of Covid-19 on GP locums – AppLocum Survey Results

We pride ourselves on being a caring company, and always ready to listen to our team of locums that represent... View Article

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Primary Care
Secondary Care

Why Have GP Surgeries and Hospitals Stopped Employing Locums?

Medical professionals often choose locum work, due to personal circumstances (such as family commitments), or because they want to gain... View Article

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Primary Care

Demand for GP appointments heightens with ‘fears over Coronavirus’

GP Appointments Take some time to think about GPs – demand for their service and appointments has multiplied beyond belief... View Article

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Primary Care
Secondary Care

Communicating with patients about Coronavirus

The Coronavirus How are you communicating and advising your patients on the Coronavirus, another ‘flu’ type illness that has been causing... View Article

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