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Bluecross Locum's philosophy is to work with pride and integrity on delivering a personal service in an open, honest and transparent way, without compromising our standards.

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Bluecross Locums is a specialist staffing agency for locum doctors that have been providing doctors to London’s leading Trusts since 2003. We focus purely on the supply of locum medical doctors - we are not distracted by doing any other kind of recruitment. All of our processes are tailored towards supplying flexible workers for shift rotas.

Our registered doctors sit across the clinical spectrum of specialties and grades that are most sought after by Trusts. Among our Clients are some of the most prestigious Trusts in London, world renowned for their outstanding patient care and robust departments. From 2003 until 2012, Bluecross Locums worked as a non-framework agency and provided services to the highest standards possible. In 2012 we were awarded a place onto the London Procurement Partnership and this has enabled us to expand our portfolio of Clients.

As a locum doctor agency we take care to ensure that all doctors registered with us are compliant to framework standards. Bluecross Locums offers a full agency service which minimises administration from the hospital perspective and maximises patient care. In the last 12 months we have been successfully audited by the following organisations:

  • Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Jan 2013 (Result: Gold Audit Status)
  • KPMG Audited 2010/ 2011
  • Neuven December 2011 (Result: Platinum award status)
  • ISO 9001: 2008 – Quality Management (Annual audit)
  • ISO 14001: 2004 – Environmental Considerations (Annual audit)

Bluecross Locums has been built purely on recommendation. Read our testimonials from some of our most prestigious doctors. We operate a 24/7 on call facility and when you call,  you will receive an appointed Compliance Officer who will look after your documentation and a dedicated Recruitment Consultant who will deal with your bookings and availability. Therefore you only have two people to speak to, not a different person each time.

Recently we have started to provide our doctors with Revalidation and Appraisal support, including seminars, productive advice and reading material, portfolio review and fully CPD accredited courses at discounted prices. Keep an eye on our news page for updates on Revalidation.

We help our doctors every step of the way, offering advice, training, development and compliance to meet regulatory legislations and to support Trusts in their day to day practices.

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What doctors say about us

  • I was referred to Bluecross by a colleague who was already working with them a few months ago, and I went on to apply with them for locum work. Getting in touch with the team members is always fast...

    Dr Theodoros Panagaris; SHO Med (June 2019)

  • My thoughts on Bluecross - a caring and competent locum agency who provide very much an individualised approach. Nothing was too difficult for them and their communication is superb. They have been a...

    Dr Alexander Carr; SHO Ortho (May 2019

  • It has been a pleasure to work with BlueCross. I had been recommended this locum agency by a friend who also had a positive experience with them. Starting off firstly with the compliance team, Fouzia...

    Dr Se Jung Park; SHO Med (May 2019)

  • Bluecross is an extremely effective agency. I work within the NHS since 2002 and I can say that they are truly the best. My recruitment consultant Suman is approachable and friendly. Also Jake, Sonny...

    Dr Nikolaos Sfougkatakis Daskalakis; Cons Gastroenterology (April 2019)

  • I’ve worked with Bluecross on and off for several years and can say that they are hands down the best locum agency out there. Their team work tirelessly to match their doctors to great vacancies and...

    Dr Thomas Reid; SpR Urology (April 2019)

What hospitals say about us

  • I would like to say a few words about the service I have received from Suman at Blue Cross Locums; I have found him to be an absolute joy to work with and I have always been assured he will do the...

    Tunbridge Wells Hospital

  • Since I joined the Royal Marsden in July 2013, I have found working with Grant Waling quite enjoyable, not only is he very good at responding to my requests for CV's of locums who are consistently of...

    The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

  • Bluecross Locums has been serving King's College Emergency Department for several years, providing high quality, reliable locums at short notice. Led from the front by Sonny Pithiya. Bluecross Locums...

    King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • Bluecross Locums have been supplying locums to us in the Emergency Department for approximately three years. We began to use them when it became obvious that the Trust's preferred agency was...

    Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • The Emergency Department at University Hospital Lewisham has worked with Bluecross Locums for over a year to date, and I am happy to state that we have found the level of service provided to be...

    Lewisham Healthcare NHS Trust