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    From road accidents to heart attacks, you can be the only doctor around until more help arrives, sometimes by helicopter.


Vacancy: Isle of Barra (Partner)

There is a vacancy for a full-time partner at Barra Medical Practice. We are keen to find someone who would want to settle on the island, and who is able to combine excellent clinical standards with traditional patient-centred values. This is a challenging but very rewarding job, and we are willing to wait for the […]

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Must-watch video from @KangarooBeach

When was the last time you watched something that you felt simply had to have a wider audience? For me that was last night.  Tim Leeuwenburg of Kangaroo Island, Australia had already presented this talk to the wide community of SMACC in Chicago, but by sharing his story and reflections on video, it makes for […]

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Vacancy: North West Sutherland, Scotland (Salaried)

Looking for a change, a challenge and a breath of fresh air in one of the most beautiful and remote parts of Scotland? Salaried General Practitioners (Salary : £73,370- £83,617) Full-time / Part-time (flexible working) We are looking for GPs to work in North West Sutherland as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing in hours […]

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GP Vacancy: Isle of Arran, Scotland

An opportunity has arisen to recruit a GP to Arran Medical Group.  Based on the stunning Isle of Arran, just off the west coast of Scotland, only 2 hours travel time from Glasgow, we offer a comprehensive range of medical services to our island population. Find out more at our website: http://join.arranmedical.co.uk We’ve also produced […]

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BASICS Scotland Clinical Governance 16th June – sign up now

BASICS Scotland will be holding its next Clinical Governance meeting on Tuesday 16th June, from 18:30 – 20:00. The next meeting, which I will be chairing, will cover three varied incidents – and offers a great insight into the difficult and challenging decision-making required in the prehospital environment… and a chance to learn from each […]

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Vacancy: Lochgoilhead, Scotland (Associate GP)

An opportunity has arisen for an Associate GP to be appointed at Lochgoilhead Medical Centre. 85 working days per year, distributed per mutual agreement. ~£35.000/year + NHS pension. As associate GP you will cover for the absence of the principal GP. There is no OOH commitment. The practice uses EMIS and Docman and is subsequently […]

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Vacancy – GP, Whangamata, New Zealand (Salaried)

We are seeking a permanent or long term GP for a centrally located, privately owned medical practice in a popular holiday location – the Coromandel. Attractive salary package Assistance may be provided to cover relocation costs, short term car hire and subsidised accommodation Friendly and supportive team Four days per week with on-call of 1:3 […]

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Vacancy: Lerwick, Shetland (Salaried)

An opportunity has arisen for a full time substantive GP post in our Paper Light, Training practice. The Lerwick Practice is a salaried General Practice, providing medical services to a population of approximately 9,100 patients and offers variety and stimulation that can only be found in remote settings. The team delivering health care services is […]

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GP Rural Fellowships – 2nd Round

Opportunities remain to take part in the 2015-16 NES GP Rural Fellowships in Scotland.  Following a successful first round of recruitment, a number of positions remain vacant, and these remain open for applications until Sunday 31st May 2015. Rural fellowships are a great way for qualified GPs to ‘dip their toe in the water’ of rural […]

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Vacancy: North Uist, Scotland (Salaried/Partner GP)

What do you want from life? Less stress? More time to think? More time to look after your patients? A chance to connect with a small tight knit community? A chance to live closer to nature…. and further away from the traffic jams and frenetic lifestyles of modern existence? North Uist can offer you all […]

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