GP locums – achieve a good work-life balance

14th May 2013 by Judith Harvey

GP locums – achieve a good work-life balance

All too often, being a GP locum is not about working when and where you want, says Dr Judith Harvey.

Build time into your schedule to spend quality time with your family – there is no point working full-out to retirement and then regretting missing your children’s defining moments

Surely being a GP locum is all about doing a few weeks’ work, charging megabucks to do surgeries and then zooming off as an expedition doctor, watching wildlife in Africa while treating the odd case of sunburn. In your dreams.

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