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Winter Pressures NHS

Winter Pressures and the potential of a Second Lockdown

With the prospect of another peak in COVID-19 looming on our autumn/winter horizon, how will NHS staff cope with yet... 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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How to stand out as a newly qualified healthcare professional

Newly qualified healthcare professional in primary care, what now? If the thought is slightly daunting, just take a step back... View Article

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AppLocum after COVID

AppLocum After COVID – With Managing Director & Co-founder Johnathan Critchley

Johnathan Critchley is the Managing Director & Co-founder of AppLocum, who wants to express how he feels about the healthcare... View Article

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Locum Tips and Tricks

Tips and tricks to make locum life easy

If you are starting out life as a locum or finding it hard to get into the swing of changing... View Article

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Locums – Mental Health post pandemic

There is no doubt that the effect that the Coronavirus pandemic has had on Locums has been life changing, especially... View Article

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Secondary Care

Operating Department Practitioners – The Unsung Heroes

This year, more than ever, these unsung heroes deserve our attention and support as the country continues to battle the... View Article

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Secondary Care

Future Tense For UK’s Elective Surgery

Last month, the Government announced that independent hospitals in the UK would, once again, be able to perform elective surgery... View Article

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Secondary Care

From Theatre to an ICU Nurse

Her Story Until 10 weeks ago, I was a theatre nurse and now I’m nursing ventilated COVID patients in ICU on 12-hour... View Article

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How to Support your Healthcare BAME Staff and Colleagues

In May 2019, it was reported by the UK Government that almost 21% of NHS workers were in the BAME... View Article

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