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MAY 02/2018

Challenge yourself to a higher standard of living

If you’ve ever considered the idea of living and working in Australia or New Zealand, the response from anyone who has already made the move is likely to be ‘well, what are you waiting for?’. Beautiful scenery, amazing weather, great employment opportunities, relaxed way of life. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Surely these countries tick all the boxes?!...

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MAR 08/2016

Share your #HealthcareHeroes stories

Share your #HealthcareHeroes stories to recognise your family member, friend or colleague and win a spa day for two. 

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OCT 09/2015

Mental health in the media

Mass media is society's biggest source of information on mental health. We consider how mental illness is portrayed by the media.

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OCT 08/2015

Infographic. Some of the facts surrounding mental health

Mental health – what is it? How common is it? What can be classed as a mental health disorder? What symptoms can cause mental health issues?  How does it affect health care providers?

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AUG 26/2015

Three key reasons why CPD will help temporary medical professionals

As a specialist healthcare staffing agency, we often get asked by our candidates, ‘what is CPD’ and ‘why is CPD important’. In the first of a series of blogs on CPD we look at the three main reasons temporary healthcare professionals should be putting CPD at the heart of their career. 

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NOV 24/2014

Ever wondered what life at sea is like for a cruise ship doctor?

We recently caught up with Dr Lee Blackburn, who is currently at the end of his first tour of duty on board a cruise ship carrying around 1,900 passengers and 800 crew members. 

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OCT 17/2013

How to develop your career in prison healthcare

Providing healthcare within prisons can be very different from working in more traditional settings such as hospitals or care homes, but roles do come with excellent opportunities for career progression; particularly in specialist areas...

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