HealthHero brings together human expertise and digital convenience to deliver digital-first, integrated care that is revolutionising the healthcare industry.
And we’re not just revolutionising it for patients, either. We’re also focused on making practice more perfect for GPs and clinicians – from working to solve capacity challenges with smart triage technology, minimise the administrative burden and provide exciting new career opportunities for all our clinicians.
We’re growing rapidly, and we’re looking for GPs to join us working remotely across the UK and Ireland, to make practice perfect and deliver the future
Our GPs experience a better way to work. They enjoy choice, balance, flexibility, and most importantly, they’re able to make the most of their time with patients - without the paperwork, bureaucracy or stress. And the result? An increased sense of professional fulfilment and purpose.
We have built a reputation for providing trusted, expert and guaranteed clinical service quality and we are the leading provider of remote GP advice services in Europe.
Our services are accessible by over eight million patients across the UK and Ireland who benefit from direct, remote primary care and expert clinicians – our two services are rated Outstanding and Good by the CQC.
Work the hours that work for you.
Work from home. Choose day, evening or weekend hours that suit you.
Work around existing professional commitments.
Provide a great patient experience, efficiently.
No commute and limited post-consultation workload.
24/7 IT support, mentoring and auditing.
Not only can you choose when you work with us, you can also choose how.
Provide private consultations to patients who have access to our service through insured products such as private medical healthcare. Provide advice, referrals and prescriptions to our patients where appropriate and help them access the healthcare they need faster.
Provide remote urgent primary care clinical consultations for patients referred through NHS 111, or directly by Healthcare Professionals working within the NHS. As part of the multi-disciplinary Clinical Assessment Team, clinical delivery is facilitated by our 24/7 non-clinical support team as well as seamless NHS IT integration including full access to in-hours primary care records and Electronic
Beyond consultation delivery we have plenty of other opportunities for you to help us build the future of healthcare:
Get involved in mentoring and helping improve
Input into our focus groups to make the way we provide primary healthcare better
Shape our technology and make it perfect for a world of digital healthcare
Help us develop the next generation of remote
We look for highly motivated GPs who are passionate about putting the patient first and who:
Have at least a year's experience of working in a GP surgery
Will listen to patients to make them feel cared for, understood and valued
Are actively engaged in professional and personal development
Can make consistent clinical decisions that meet the needs of the patient using recognised best practice guidelines
Are willing to engage with audit and quality improvement work to reflect on and improve performance
To work with us, you must currently be GMC registered, practising in the NHS and on the Medical Performers List. Each year, you will also be required to undergo an annual NHS appraisal. To work with us in Ireland you must currently be IMC registered.
No! You can dial your hours up or down to suit your existing lifestyle or practice commitments, week by week and month by month. For example, some of our GPs work more in term time and less in the school holidays.
You can also choose to work with us in or out of hours, or for either the private or NHS integrated care parts of our service or better still, a combination of both. Choosing to work across both on a shift-by-shift basis gives you variety, balance and valuable experience beyond your main day-to-day work.
You can work with us on a self-employed or employed basis – it’s your choice. We can discuss which is better for you as part of the application process.
We provide you with a laptop that enables you to do both video and telephone consultations.
You’ll start with a comprehensive induction to help you feel comfortable in your role, and we’ll carry out a remote home working assessment to make sure you are set up properly.
You’ll also get full training and support on our systems, ensuring you can give patients the best possible experience.
Yes! We want to ensure you are fully supported so that you can comfortably and confidently support our patients. All our GPs have access to:
We’ve developed a process that is as easy as possible and minimises form-filling by only asking you for the information needed at each stage.
Clicking the apply button will take you to Credentially where you can upload your CV and key documents such as your GP registration and proof of right to work.
Then you’ll have a call with one of our Recruitment Team, followed by a clinical interview with one of our Clinical Team. We can do the interview at a time that suits you.
If you’re successful, you’ll be asked to provide additional compliance documents – again you can easily upload these on Credentially.
If you'd like to speak to someone about the opportunities available or the application process, simply contact email@example.com and a member of the team will call you back for an informal chat.
For self-employed GPs, our UK rates start at £77.50 per hour and €77.50 per hour in Ireland with generous enhancements available for weekend and out-of-hours work. For private work, all GPs are required to hold suitable medical malpractice insurance for which in the UK rates shall be enhanced by £5.00 per hour (£82.50 in total) and in Ireland €5.00 per hour (€82.50 in total). You may opt into the group insurance policy at attractive rates.
For employed GPs, our UK sessional rate of 4hrs starts at £9,750 p.a. with generous enhancements available for weekend and out-of-hours work. For private work, all GPs are required to hold suitable medical malpractice insurance which will be provided for you.
Of course! We'd welcome the opportunity to have an informal chat to discuss any questions you may have. Simply contact firstname.lastname@example.org provide your contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.