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 29, 2021

Q&A with Dr Fazlani – ST3 Medicine

As the largest medical recruitment agency in the UK, we support over hundreds of international doctors and nurses relocate to the UK every single year. Over the last 12-months, the pandemic meant it was hard for people to travel across borders. Despite the challenges in reaching the UK, we’re celebrating Dr Misbah Fazlani– who has […]

Dec 10, 2020

NHS relocation packages & how to successfully secure one

International healthcare professionals make up a large part of the NHS – as a token of gratitude for relocating to the UK and joining the UK’s healthcare system, some trusts offer relocation packages to support the move. However, NHS relocation packages can often be quite confusing with plenty of questions around the subject… so that […]

Nov 11, 2020

5 household bills you’ll pay in the UK

From paying your monthly rent to working out what council tax bracket you fit into – your financial responsibilities in the UK can seem daunting. But it doesn’t have to be because ID Medical is here to help you every step of the way! In this post, we outline the major household bills you’ll need […]

Nov 4, 2020

Q&A with Dr Blaise, CT1 Emergency Medicine: joining the NHS during Covid 19

Hello Dr Blaise! Please can you introduce yourself? Hi! I am Dr Blaise, relocating from Nigeria to join Pilgrim Hospital Boston as CT1 Emergency Medicine. Can you start by sharing your motivations for wanting to be a doctor? It’s been a very long time since someone has asked me this but if I think, it […]

Jun 11, 2020

How to Find Short-Term Accommodation in the UK… Before You Move!

The time has come for you to start planning where you’ll stay when you first arrive in the UK – how very exciting! In this blog, we’ll be looking at how to find and organise short-term accommodation in the UK before you arrive.   When you first arrive in the UK, there’ll be a lot […]

May 15, 2020

UK Tax System: A Doctor’s Definitive Guide

Tax doesn’t have to be taxing! In our latest blog, we’ll be taking a look at the UK tax system and how it affects medical professionals such as Doctors. What is tax? Tax is a financial charge or deduction from something you earn, own or an additional cost to something you buy. Typically, governments collect […]

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 […]