Sep 8, 2020

Q&A with Dr Leeza, ST3 Acute Medicine: joining the NHS during Covid-19

Hello Dr Leeza! Could you please start by introducing yourself? Your grade, specialty and country you are relocating from? Hi! My name is Dr Leeza and I am relocating from Oman to join North Cumbria University Hospital as an ST3 Acute Medicine.   What were your motivations to wanting to become a doctor? My desire […]

Aug 24, 2020

A guide to self-isolating when you Travel to the UK as a Doctor

Relocating to the UK during a global pandemic may feel slightly overwhelming. However, with new airport processes and approaches to safety – your anxieties may be put at ease. When you do travel to the UK, depending on where you travel from you may be asked to self-isolate. With the rules constantly changing and varying […]

Aug 3, 2020

Specialist Nurses: transforming NHS healthcare

Demand for those working in nursing specialisms, in both agency work and clinical services, is at an all-time high, which makes this the perfect time to highlight the work specialists nurses do, and the difference they make in our multifaceted healthcare system.   What are specialist nurses? The role of specialist nurses is crucial, with […]

Jul 31, 2020

The top 3 trends in 2020 medical staffing technology!

When it comes to medical staffing technology, artificial intelligence and healthcare – there are mixed emotions involved. Contrary to popular belief, automated staffing technology is not designed to replace the human resourcing, medical staffing and procurement team. Rather, its purpose is to empower your workforce, enhance and improve efficiency of your medical staffing process. For […]

Jul 2, 2020

5 Crucial Factors to Consider When Outsourcing Healthcare

The post-Covid 19 landscape is already looming on the horizon; and it’s looking increasingly likely that the NHS will have to rely on outsourcing healthcare services in order to keep pace with additional demand on its services.   Of course, the NHS has always been under an immense amount of pressure with over 100,000 vacancies […]

May 26, 2020

Virtual Consultations: Embracing Innovation

Virtual consultations may be something of a revolution here in the UK, but they’ve been in use across a range of healthcare systems around the globe for a number of years now. So, with the UK now embracing the virtual approach, what does the introduction of virtual consultations mean for the NHS?   Prior to […]

Apr 29, 2020

Our Message to the Chancellor: Introduce Death-in-Service Rights for All

Our Locums and returning medical professionals proving vital in the fight against Covid 19, it’s time their lack of Death-in-Service rights were reviewed. With every single Hospital facing a once in a lifetime event, the nation’s Locums and returning personnel have answered the call in their thousands to help fight the pandemic; risking their own […]

Apr 27, 2020

Supporting Our Healthcare Workers Through Covid 19

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all NHS healthcare workers, key workers and those fighting on the frontline to bravely protect the UK nation in the fight against Covid 19. You are our heroes. Our new technology – an NHS Staff Bank, Covid 19 workforce tracker & more The NHS’ staff are […]

Apr 23, 2020

Resources for NHS Workers | ID Medical

Before we talk more about the resources for NHS workers, we would like to take the opportunity to thank each and every single NHS worker who is showing bravery, resilience and passion for caring for others. You are our heroes. – The NHS employs over 1.5 million people and we have seen thousands of medical […]