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Bringing care workers to the fore

Whilst we are all indebted to the NHS medical facilities and performance under incredible pressure, for the first few weeks... View Article

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How Can Locums Protect Themselves Whilst Seeking Work During a Pandemic?

Locums, like all healthcare professionals, face specific risks during this difficult time. Tragedy has befallen several GP surgery and hospital... View Article

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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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When is elective surgery likely to be reinstated in NHS hospitals?

There is no hard and fast answer to this question, as there are still many things to take into consideration.... View Article

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Spotlight on Jane Couper, Director at AppLocum

Jane is a director of AppLocum, and during this week, National Mental Health Awareness Week 18th-25th May, she talks about... View Article

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The Story of an Agency ODP with Applocum

I don’t want to bore anyone but want to give you a bit of history before I talk about my... View Article

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The Story of an AppLocum Nurse – Renate Taylor

“I was feeling unsure about what to do workwise during the pandemic as I was scared for myself and my... View Article

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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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IR35 – FAQ’s & What You Need to Know

Once again we are unfortunately discussing IR35 and the impact within the private sector from April 6th 2020. It’s not... View Article

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Will new immigration laws put even more pressure on the NHS?

The New Immigration Law Every change of government promises so much in terms of our healthcare system and Brexit doesn’t... View Article

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