Pharmacy Technicians in the Locum World

Photo © Team Locum. For illustrative purposes only. The role title conjures up visions of a supreme, introverted boffin, processing pharmaceuticals in a scientific lab, away from the public gaze. But in the community, pharmacy technicians really come into their own in busy public settings, where there’s strong demand for patient-facing interaction. Indeed, people skills […]

Twitter And The Healthcare Professional

Needless to say, Twitter is an incredibly popular social media platform. But, like Facebook, it’s also a platform which has transcended the bounds of the Internet, to appear in mainstream media and on television on a daily basis. Some people, and some organisations, swear by it, whilst others are less enthusiastic. But can individual healthcare […]

Locum Agency Registrations: Is Quickest Best?

In a world of ever-increasing convenience, we’re conditioned to take the quickest option every time. As information technology strives to make our online experiences evermore bite-sized, we inevitably expect a one-sentence, one-click solution to our every need. But should this expectation also apply to work-related procedures? Should a locum pharmacist or optometrist, for example, choose […]