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Wind down after your shift

After a long shift, it's important to take time to wind down and relax. We know how hard our Registered General Nurses, Registered Mental Health…


Working for a nursing agency

Working for a nursing agency typically involves being employed as a registered nurse (RN) or licensed practical nurse (LPN) and providing healthcare...


The benefits of walking

Walking is a low-impact form of exercise that offers numerous benefits to your physical and mental health. Here are some of the ways walking can…


Simple ways to stay active

Have you been ‘Active in April’ we have seen a lot of discussion around being active for April and although we think it’s a great…


How can you manage stress?

Stress Awareness Month has been held every April since 1992 to raise awareness of the causes and cures for our modern-day stress epidemic.

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Healthcare Science Week

In support of the amazing work that the NHS do, we wanted to play our part in raising awareness of the diverse roles in healthcare…

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Say goodbye to Blue Monday and hello to Brew Monday

For some time, the third Monday in January has been known to many as Blue Monday. It is rumoured that it was given this title…


Heatwave: How to stay cool in the warm weather

With temperatures hitting records and heatwaves happening around the world, we need to ensure we are protecting ourselves and our loved ones.


#GladtoCare – Celebrating carers

Although we appreciate carers and all they do all year round, #GladtoCare week is dedicated to raising awareness and celebrating those who work in the…


Earn money with our Refer a Friend scheme

Do you enjoy working for Firstpoint Healthcare? Do you wish you could share all of the excellent benefits you get with your friends and family?…


Take advantage of our free app designed for you!

Our mobile app has been designed with you in mind. We understand that nurses, carers and support workers have busy schedules and need ways to…


Your first day with Firstpoint Healthcare

Congratulations on starting your new role! We know starting a new role is not only an extremely exciting time, but it naturally can be quite…