COVID-19 – how to make yourself available to the NHS

Posted on: Monday 30 March 2020
Author: FPM

During this time of enormous pressure on our National Health Service, some FPM members have expressed a wish to return to clinical practice in the NHS.

You can do so using the NHS website, which asks for you to complete a survey to enable your experience and skills to be put to best use.

Find out more

  • Read FAQs about rejoining the NHS
  • Complete a survey on joining or returning to the NHS

The CMO, Professor Chris Whitty, has said that pharmaceutical physicians have unique skills in clinical research and would be welcomed, as there is a large increase in such work within the NHS during this pandemic.

FPM members identified as ‘key workers’ in the pharmaceutical industry should seek guidance from their employers and consider continuing in their current roles.

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