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  • Top 5 Non-Clinical Ways Doctors Supplement their Income in 2017

    03-08-2017
              (Dr Abyena Jones) (Gloria Onwuneme) Perpetual locuming to raise extra cash is now a thing of the past - doctors are now successfully exploring other creative ways to supplement their income beyond conventional clinical practice.  They find it’s an exc…
  • New Pension form changes - what you need to know

    22-05-2017
    NHS Pensions (England & Wales) updated their pension forms A and B last week. They now have a “unique identifying reference number”. This is based on your 8-digit SD number. This number will have a reference added which corresponds to the month. For example 12345678LOCMAY17. There h…
  • IR35 - What every locum GP needs to know

    07-05-2017
    New IR35 rules from April could result in locum GPs operating through limited companies facing an extra tax charge. Originally IR35 rules were designed to take away tax advantages for individuals operating through a limited company where the nature of the relationship was more like that of an employ…
  • Indemnity & Pension Changes every GP Should Know

    04-05-2017
      @Krishanx We are delighted to have Dr Krishan Aggarwal, deputy chair to the sessional GPC subcommittee, as our guest for today’s article. He summarises the key policy changes you need to know about. Indemnity Reimbursement In this year’s GMC contract NHS England have committe…
  • 7 Reasons why GP’s should consider doing a mini-MBA

    10-04-2017
    Eurekadoc are running a fantastic mini-MBA in Healthcare at Imperial Business School on 22-23rd April. This could be a fantastic opportunity for you to expand your skills and help you develop your dream career. MyLocumManager members get an exclusive discount, read on to find out more.   …
  • Important Information on Employer Contribution Rate Changes

    31-03-2017
      By Dr Matthew Beddoe (@mattbeddoe) The NHS Business Service Authority has announced that from the 1st of April 2017, in England and Wales, the employers contribution rate will increase by 0.08% from 14.3% to 14.38% to cover administration costs. What this means for you: If yo…
  • IR35 Webinar - Everything you need to know

    31-03-2017
    By Dr Surina Chibber (@Dr_Surina)  The new IR35 tax changes are coming into effect from 6th April. Our Webinar with BHP Chartered Accountants covers all you need to know. Watch it here.   
  • Upcoming IR35 tax changes. Your questions answered.

    27-02-2017
    By Dr Surina Chibber (@Dr_Surina) Here at MyLocumManager.com we have been inundated with your questions about the upcoming tax changes being implemented in April that will affect locum GPs. Today our guest writers are BHP Chartered Accountants who have a team of specialist medical account…
  • Indemnity Inflation Payments for Locum GPs

    30-01-2017
    By Dr Surina Chibber (@Dr_Surina)   From April 2017 practices are set to receive a payment from NHS England to compensate for ‘indemnity inflation’. This payment is intended to be used for all GP staff and the amount each practice is set to receive is based on its list size, Th…
  • Exciting News - Major Update Coming Soon!

    07-01-2017
    2016 has been quite a year for us. Shortly after our launch, we started receiving fantastic feedback from our users. You loved our simple interface, how intuitive it was to use, how it saved you hours of needless paperwork each month. This has been immensely rewarding for Surina, me and the MLM team…
  • New Year, Old You? Your Free E-Book To Achieving Your Goals in 2017

    31-12-2016
    Do you have new year resolutions to celebrate the start of 2017? We are delighted to welcome career coach Johnny Limpus to tell us how to make this new year your best yet.  By Johnny Limpus, Career Coach & Lifestyle Design www.johnnylimpus.com   New year, old you? Despite…
  • A GP's twelve days of Christmas

    17-12-2016
    By Dr Surina Chibber (@Dr_Surina)    On the twelfth day of Christmas my surgery gave to me;   Twelve home visits   Eleven ear infections    Ten “Tired all the times”   Nine “Check-my-vit Ds!”   Eight Physio refe…
  • 5 tips to decrease work stress and burnout for GPs

    19-11-2016
    By Dr Surina Chibber (@Dr_Surina)   Self Care Week takes place from 14th – 20th November and has the theme “Understanding Self Care for Life.” As GPs we spend our entire career looking after our patients. Our own health and wellbeing usually is the last consideration we m…
  • The New Locum Pay “Cap” - 3 things Locum GPs need to know.

    13-10-2016
    By Dr Surina Chibber (@Dr_Surina)   An ‘indicative rate’ for locum GPs has been set by NHSE at a rate of £80.01 per hour. According to the NHS Employer statement this rate is not a maximum rate above which locums can charge, but it represents an amount above which practic…
  • Essential Tips to Combine Dermatology with General Practice

    07-10-2016
    Dr Nav Paul Interested in dermatology? Want to combine it with General Practice? MyLocumManager talk's to the dynamic Dr Nav Paul about her career as a GP with special interest (GPwSI) in Dermatology. I have been a GP since 2010 and expanded my role so now I have a Portfolio career. My main role…
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