Putting the health of our Doctors and Patients at risk

A worrying report in the Independent today reveals how a junior Doctor regularly works 30-hour shifts, forcing her to choose between sleeping and eating afterwards. Dr Libby Ennis (28), a senior house officer in Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, has recorded a stark and revealing audio diary which highlights how exhausted junior doctors are left … Continue reading

Ireland’s Medical Devices sector needs Engineers

The health of Ireland’s medical devices export sector, which is worth in the region of €7.9bn, will remain hugely dependent on the expertise and ready supply of skilled engineers, said John O’Dea, the new president of Engineers Ireland. O’Dea recently gave his first address to engineers in Dublin, where he … Continue reading

Who and what on earth are the NRF?

Who and what on earth are the NRF? And what is the Code of Conduct and what has it to do with you? It doesn’t matter what type job you are looking for ie: Medical Jobs, Nursing Jobs – you want the Recruitment Agency you use to conduct themselves in … Continue reading

Are you one of the best Medical Recruiters in the business?

It’s not rocket science but how can you become one of the best Medical Recruiters in the business? The fundamentals of sales don’t change – basic sales and business acumen will always apply. A successful Medical Recruiter is able to understand their client’s needs and is able to match candidates … Continue reading

Calling all our Medical Job Seekers

As you are currently in the Medical jobs market in Ireland, it is very important you are aware of the Recruitment ‘Best Practice’ Guidelines This is to ensure if you are using a Recruitment Agency that you are being treated in the most professional manner and being correctly represented using … Continue reading

CAO points for Medicine are up again

                      According to the Irish Medical Times, the points requirement for undergraduate medicine is up again, following the recent initial round of Central Applications Office offers for third-level courses.  Trinity is up 10 to 741, the RCSI is also up 10 to … Continue reading

Jackie Brown becomes a Fellow

We are delighted to congratulate Jackie Brown on being awarded Fellowship of the National Recruitment Federation (NRF) She has also recently successfully completed the only Recruitment Practice qualification in Ireland – The NRF Cert in Recruitment Practice. She is currently one of the only people in Ireland with these 2 … Continue reading

Late nights are a ticking time bomb for Health

According to Irishhealth.com,  people who are often deprived of sleep or have disrupted sleep patterns may be at an increased risk of suffering serious health problems, including heart attacks and stroke, new evidence suggests. Today’s economy has significant stress, loss of jobs, financial difficulty and this will have an effect … Continue reading