Aug 26, 2021

Salaried GP to Locum GP

Are you thinking of working as a locum GP? Whether you’re a salaried GP looking for a change, or perhaps you’re a newly qualified GP looking for a starting point into your new career, working as a locum GP might be for you! In this blog, we’ll explore some of the main advantages to locum […]

Aug 23, 2021

One Nurse’s Campaign to Connect and Unite Patients during the Pandemic

The pandemic has been a challenging time for all, and in particular, for Healthcare Professionals, working tirelessly on the frontline. One of our Healthcare Professionals, Nurse Leona Harris, launched her very own campaign to connect and unite patients during the pandemic and she has kindly given permission to share her story. Isolation in lockdown When […]

Aug 2, 2021

August Rotation – Your Questions Answered

August rotation is here! Offering the chance to discover and learn about different fields of medicine and healthcare, August rotation is the perfect time to broaden your horizons. With a wide array of specialities available across the whole of the UK, we’re here to help; whether you’re looking to gain more experience in a speciality […]

Aug 2, 2021

What it means to be a Band 5 Nurse

Qualified nurses are also known as Band 5 Nurses and in this blog, we’ll explore what that means and the opportunities available to you, as well as the opportunities that follow. Band 5 Nurse – a definition As a Band 5 nurse, you are able to work as a Primary or named Nurse within a […]

May 26, 2021

The Benefits of CPD (Continuing Professional Development) in Healthcare

Are you looking for flexible access to CPD courses as a way of maintaining and developing your skills? If you’re a healthcare professional working, or looking to work, in the healthcare industry, it makes sense to seek and strive for ways in which to improve and enhance the skills you’ve worked so hard to gain. […]

May 6, 2021

The Best Healthcare Systems Around the World

The NHS is a huge source of pride in the UK, with over half of NHS staff working unpaid overtime every week to treat patients. But what are the best healthcare systems around the world, and what are they like? We’ve ranked OECD countries on metrics such as healthcare spending as a % of GDP, […]

Apr 30, 2021

Bowel Screening – A Crucial Service

Bowel screening, as well all know, is a crucial service for diagnosing gastrointestinal polyps and cancers, especially because, with early stage diagnosis, there are highly successful treatments available. Cancer Research UK lists bowel cancer is the second biggest cancer killer in the UK, and we recognise that the ongoing pandemic has impacted the already growing […]

Apr 27, 2021

Q&A with Dr Al Laham, SpR Paediatrics

Helping hundreds of international doctors relocate to the UK, this week we’re speaking to the amazing Dr Al Laham, relocating from Dubai with a dream to join the NHS. Despite the challenges of relocating in a pandemic, with difficulties of self-isolation periods and quarantine hotels, Dr Al Laham shares his determination to reach the UK […]

Mar 30, 2021

We’re proud to launch our new Nurses Referral Scheme*!

Believing in the power of partnerships, our candidates are at the heart of everything we do. Each year, we take time to find out exactly what our candidates want when they partner with ID Medical. Listening to your feedback this year, our nurses have asked for one thing: an opportunity to earn more money. As […]