Red Tape Tangle
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The Red Tape Tangle Of Medicare

This week, there has been parliamentary attention towards the incredible waiting list for additional location provider numbers in Australia for doctors. As a medical recruitment agency, we talk to Medicare every day to follow up on provider…
Robots in health care
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Robots in health care could lead to a doctorless hospital

Anjali Jaiprakash, Queensland University of Technology; Jonathan Roberts, Queensland University of Technology, and Ross Crawford, Queensland University of Technology Imagine your child requires a life-saving operation. You enter the hospital…
medical recruitment agency
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Why use a medical recruitment agency anyway?

There are a large number of medical jobs becoming available throughout Australia, and at times it’s not so simple to find the job you want most. It's a big effort for job seekers to go all over the web putting in applications without knowing…
business colleagues
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How to deal with workplace romances gone wrong

Workplace romances aren't an uncommon occurrence. In Australia, and most anywhere else for that matter, coworkers can gravitate to one another and relationships can form. Sometimes, they can be quite beautiful and can become long-lasting, even…
affluent medical students
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From riches to riches: the effect of affluent medical students on patients

Thousands of bright-eyed and bushy-tailed students recently found out whether they had been accepted into Australian medical schools. Selection is a highly competitive process, requiring an impressive combination of high secondary school…
Online brand building
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Building your online brand in healthcare

In Australia, as in many other countries, having an online presence is becoming a 'must-have'. In the medical field, having a positive online brand can make a difference when you're looking for jobs or looking for a more senior position. There…
Relationship with Boss
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How to Improve your Relationship with your Boss

One of the most important factors for driving employee engagement is a good relationship between that employee and their immediate boss or supervisor. The question then becomes how to maintain a good relationship once and, more importantly,…
pioneering surgeon
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The pioneering surgeon who came to Australia on a leaky boat

In anticipation of Australia Day, we'd like to feature a story from the SBS on Dr Munjed Al Muderis. Like many new doctors in Australia, Dr Al Muderis has a painful story to tell, however tempered by his recent success. A significant portion…
CV Isn't Right
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Why Your CV Isn't Right For Locum Jobs

It’s a Sunday morning, and you’re finally getting around to putting up that new bike rack in the garage. You break out the tools, and see that you’re going to need a 45mm drill bit for the job. The thing is, you’ve only got a 15mm bit.…
Trawling Through The Trash
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Trawling Through The Trash - Collecting Intelligence For Job Applications

As you embark on your hunt for the job you want, whether it's a medical career or some other path you seek, you need to be fully prepared. This entails a number of things including having your CV updated and in order, preparing yourself for…