Many people may have heard the term locum in a medical or healthcare context, and wondered what it meant. If you’ve ever thought about the concept of becoming a locum doctor and wanted to learn more about what it entails, or if you’re simply curious about what a locum doctor does, you’re in the…

With most of Australia easing their restrictions, the general population have welcomed the more relaxed movement despite being more overly cautious than usual with respect to particular hygiene practices. In turn, the majority of GP practices around the country are now starting to notice an upward trend in face-to-face visitations across the board, particularly over…

Careers Connections July update It goes without saying that so far, 2020 has been a very strange year, with uncertainty, fear and disruption affecting all of us in some way. The medical and healthcare industries have certainly seen their fair share of upheaval. But the good news is that things are finally starting to look…

Searching for a job can be a stressful process, even for the most seasoned medical professionals. Whether it’s whipping up an appropriate and attractive CV or preparing for those challenging clinical-scenario based interviews, good preparation is the key. That’s why we’ve crafted a list of critical tips. Let’s take a look. YOUR CV It all…

Australia is considered to be one of the best places in the world to be a doctor, particularly for its high standards and its competitive salaries – but how do locum doctors’ pay rates shape up? Let’s take a look at locum doctor salaries in Australia, how these compare to permanent doctor rates, and the other benefits of working in a locum role.