You may be one of the 32 million people in the UK who have already received their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccination. Or you may still feel a sense of uncertainty. Here at Medacs Healthcare, we understand there are so many questions and myths flying around about the vaccine. Is it safe to have? What are the side effects? What does the vaccine contain? Does the vaccine affect fertility? We decided to hold some Covid-19 Vaccination discussion sessions for our care workers and staff in partnership with AKD Solutions to stimulate conversations and enable individuals to make an informed decision about the vaccination.
The UK Government made an announcement in February that will change international recruitment practices and see the UK promote ethical, fair and sustainable overseas recruitment within health and social care. This new code of practice is believed to help the UK reach its target of 50,000 additional nurses and an extra 50 million GP appointments by 2024. So, what does this news mean for future international recruitment?
It’s no secret that working on the frontline can trigger many mental health and wellbeing concerns. When your work is focused on caring for others, particularly in these challenging times, it’s all the more important that you feel able to speak openly about your own mental health, and be able to access help and support when you need it. This is why we are launching our online support portal for professionals across the health and social care sector. We spoke to Candidate Engagement Manager Laura Dugdale to find out more.
We are delighted to announce that Medacs Healthcare is working as a strategic partner with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust and Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West Integrated Care System to assist in building a workforce for the National Vaccination Programme.
Medacs Healthcare's permanent nursing teams are proud to be recruiting international nurses for nine NHS trusts in London via the CapitalNurse programme.
We are delighted to have been awarded the exclusive contract at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. This will allow us the opportunity to offer our doctors first choice on vacancies across the trust sites.
We are part of a network of accredited Occupational Health providers who have been appointed by NHS England and NHS Improvement to provide additional Occupational Health capacity to the NHS during the Covid-19 pandemic. Find out more...
We are delighted to announce that we have proudly teamed up with The Joyful Doctor, an organisation run by doctors that helps healthcare professionals to look after themselves as they look after others.
We are pleased to announce the continuation of our work with Cavell Nurses’ Trust, a UK charity supporting nursing professionals suffering personal or financial hardship.
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