In Australia, around 30,000 people suffer from a sudden cardiac arrest each year. On average, only 9-10% survive. We all have a part to play in increasing this alarmingly low survival rate and could be saving 12,000 lives a year!
Read our interview with Associate Professor Paul Middleton, Senior Emergency Medicine Specialist, to find out how.
From 3 September 2018, the RACGP’s Specialist Pathway Program (SPP) is being replaced by the Specialist Recognition Program (SRP). To be assessed under the current SPP arrangements, you must create a RACGP profile and pay the assessment fee by 31st August 2018. Read our blog for full details.
Seven UK and Irish doctors reveal why they made the life-changing move to Australia to advance their medical careers.
During Reconciliation Week we're speaking to some of our Doctors to find out what it's like to work in AMS (Aboriginal Medical Services) & Indigenous Health. We caught up with one of our Locum Consultant Psychiatrists, Dr Robert Karoly, who does a lot of work in Indigenous Mental Health. Read on for his insights.
The recent spate of junior doctor suicides in Australia has made world headlines. Shocking in their own right as stories of human tragedy, they also strike a particular chord for those of us who have had to endure gruelling medical internships.
It is unfortunate the word ‘locum’ is often synonymous with the pursuit of fast money. The hourly or per diem rate can look attractive at face value, but in truth, ask a locum why they locum and you’ll often hear a range of reasons before money is even mentioned.