30 Aug, 2013
AMAN in his eighties with bladder cancer died after a locum consultant at
21 Jun, 2016
AN MLA has called for a dedicated medical school in the north west after it emerged £13m was spent on locum doctors in the area last year.
09 Dec, 2016
AN MLA has said there is a “very serious crisis” in primary healthcare after it emerged that the amount spent on locum doctors and agency nurses in the last five years has doubled.
03 Oct, 2017
LOCUM GPs in Northern Ireland are charging as much as £500 for a day's work, a leading medic has revealed.
15 Aug, 2017
A BELFAST software firm is creating 16 jobs through its innovative website, which helps provide an online solution to recruitment challenges facing pharmacies Locum Match helps pharmacists cover pair ...
01 Nov, 2017
THREE A&E locum consultant posts have cost the NHS more than £1m over the past year due to staff shortages - a bill that a senior health official has criticised as "excessive".&nbs...
04 Apr, 2017
A BELFAST company is aiming to cut the hefty £4 billion NHS agency staff bill through a revolutionary new piece of software.
20 Jun, 2017
ALMOST £4 million has been spent in two years hiring locum doctors to work in Daisy Hill hospital's A&E department - despite multiple recruitment drives for permanent staff.
01 Nov, 2017
A WATCHDOG probe carried out in hospitals in England last year found that locum doctors rates were excessive.
02 Nov, 2017
THE Department of Health has revealed it is "considering" the introduction of a pay cap for costly locum doctors - after it emerged that three temporary A&E posts are costing a Co Derry hospital £1 mi...