North Wales Health Council Launches New Recruitment Campaign – Here’s How To Register


The Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Council has launched a recruitment campaign inviting clinicians to join the fight against Covid-19.

Although a number of volunteers have mobilized to fight the virus, the health council is now urging doctors, nurses, therapists and therapeutic support staff across the region to register.

Additional clinical staff is required in the intensive care hospitals of Ysbyty Gwynedd, Ysbyty Glan Clwyd, Wrexham Maelor and other community services, as well as additional staff for the three temporary Rainbow hospitals in Bangor, Llandudno and Deeside.

The North Wales Board of Health has also launched a commercial television broadcast on all Sky channels in North Wales and West Cheshire.

As a result of the campaign, Besti Cadwaladr has so far received expressions of interest from 45 therapists, 40 health care assistants and administrative staff, but also need more doctors and nurses.

Lawrence Osgood, deputy director of membership and board improvement, said full support and training would be available to staff recruited during the campaign.

Photos of the field hospital built at the Deeside Recreation Center

He said: “We have a range of full-time, temporary, flexible and banking worker positions available with immediate starts.

“Your contribution will make more difference than ever, not only for patients, but for colleagues and the wider community. “

Preparation is also essential for the GP Out of Hours service.

GP Out of Hours Service medical director in the central area, Stephen Newton, explained that while there are currently just enough doctors and advanced nurse practitioners to cover the service, the board of health is now looking to double staff in anticipation of the planned increase. required.

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“We want to make sure that our service is fully staffed and trained before the expected increase in demand,” he said.

“We ask general practitioners and the ANP to donate a few more hours per week or month to help the service. “

How to register

If you would like more information and indicate your interest in coming back or offering overtime to support the service after hours, please visit the board of health website here or follow #BetsiNeedsYou on Twitter for more. know more.

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