UK-Med involved in new project to strengthen global response to major infectious disease outbreaks

  UK-Med are delighted to announce our involvement in the READY (Augmenting Capacity for Humanitarian Emergencies of Infectious Diseases with Epidemic or Pandemic Potential) project, funded for three years by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA). The consortium, led by Save the Children Federation, Inc., is…

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UK-Med holds December pre-deployment course

Last weekend over 50 healthcare professionals from a variety of backgrounds demonstrated their commitment to the UK Emergency Medical Team (UK EMT) programme by gathering in Moreton-in-Marsh to take part in the latest UK-Med Pre-Deployment Course. UK-Med is contracted by the Department for International Development (DFID) to host a register of trained clinicians and allied health…

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UK-Med runs first Pharmacy in Austere and Challenging Environments course

Pharmacists and Medical Logisticians on the UK EMT register were recently provided an excellent opportunity to gain greater medical supply chain knowledge and competency when UK-Med ran its Pharmacy in Austere and Challenging Environments (PACE) course for the first time. Taking place on the last weekend in October, the course saw 14 participants from different clinical backgrounds…

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Vacancies at UK-Med: HR, Training & Membership Assistant

Salary:  £20,000 – £23,000 dependent on experience and qualifications Hours:    Full-time, some weekend working and overnight stays required Location:  UK-Med head office on Oxford Road, Manchester Travel:  Some travel in UK with potential for travel overseas Deployment:  The post holder may have the opportunity to deploy overseas following further training Are you a skilled…

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Vacancies at UK-Med: Health Programmes Officer

Role: Health Programmes Officer Salary: £36,000 – £38,000 dependent on experience and qualifications Hours: Full-time Location: UK-Med head office on Oxford Road, Manchester Travel: Frequent travel both UK and overseas, and including weekend working and overnight stays Deployment: Required to be available to deploy overseas with UK-Med /UKEMT teams. Are you a qualified health professional…

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