Locum GPs and salaried GPs employed by practices are not indemnified by the NHS scheme and therefore require personal medical indemnity. Similarly, doctors undertaking private work or work in independent hospitals are responsible for arranging their own indemnity with a medical defence body of their choice. Click on the highlighted link for BMA guidance and FAQs.
Tips for Sessional GPs
Some Sessional GPs require support with the appraisal and revalidation process, particularly with gathering appropriate supporting information on quality improvement activity and significant events and collecting feedback from both colleagues and patients. Click on the highlighted link for the BMA guidance and for intormation about Quality Improvement activity.
My Locum Manager (MLM) has produced a guidance document for new locums. The document covers topics such as how to find work, what documents you’ll need and how to contribute to your pension.
Nottinghamshire Locum Bank
If you are a locum in Nottinghamshire you can now access jobs directly with practices whilst benefiting from comprehensive support using My Locum Manager (MLM). My Locum Manager is providing a holistic locum bank across Nottinghamshire to provide a cost effective and supportive system for locums and practices, without the need for agencies. Simply register to join the MLM bank and instructions will be sent to you on email.
Please register to view all of our informative resources within the GP Phoenix Programme.