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  • Getting to grips with the new Medical Licensing Assessment

    • 10 Jan 2024

    The way doctors join the UK medical register will change from 2024. This guide tells you everything you need to know.

  • Putting you through your PACES — 20 essential facts about the updated clinical examination for physicians

    • 20 Dec 2023

    This guide tells you all the key things you need to know about the new membership exam for UK physicians.

  • How To Avoid Burnout As A Doctor

    • 20 Apr 2023

    Let’s face it, nobody entered the medical profession thinking it would be an easy job! Most people would have been aware of the shift work and long hours required, as well as the need to relocate to fulfil a training rotation...

  • How to Find Work As A Locum Doctor

    • 13 Aug 2022

    Working as a locum doctor is a lucrative option for a growing proportion of doctors in the UK. Locum work can be undertaken at various stages of your medical career.

  • A Doctors Rights: Annual Leave

    • 12 Aug 2022

    A doctor’s NHS annual leave allowance is set out in their contract and varies for consultants, junior doctors, SAS (Staff, Associate Specialist, and Specialty) doctors, GPs, medical academics, part-time staff and Less-Than-Full-Time (LTFT) trainees, and locum doctors

  • Ethical Guidance for Doctors

    • 12 Aug 2022

    While pondering what it means to be a good or immoral person, a philosopher may conclude there are not always right or wrong answers to questions of ethics. For a doctor, nonetheless, there are well-established ethical frameworks which must be followed to ensure patient safety and maintain trust in the medical profession.

  • Leadership and Management Techniques For All Doctors

    • 11 Aug 2022

    What is Leadership and Management?  Leadership is a word that is often used and seldom truly understood. From medical school interviews through to senior career progression, the attributes of leadership are sought after. 

  • How Much Do Doctors Really Earn?

    • 11 Aug 2022

    A doctor’s annual pay can range from around £28,000 for doctors that are just starting their training, to more than £100,000 for experienced consultants. There is no such thing as “one size fits all” when it comes to doctors’ salary.