Odyssey | Blog International Medical Jobs, News, Analysis, Information

The Far East for 2018

As we begin to reach winter here in the UK, and as the sun begins to set on 2017, now is the time that many people start putting the foundations in place for a move overseas in the new year....

Share this:

View blog

UAE tops number of JCI accredited hospitals and labs

The United Arab Emirates has topped a global report ranking countries by the number of Joint Comission International (JCI) accredited facilities for a fourth year in a row, in what is a glowing testament to the standard of healthcare on...

Share this:

View blog

Breast Cancer rates increase in China and Far East

Rates of Breast Cancer in both China and Vietnam are reaching record levels, with the Cancer now comfortably the most common amongst women in both locations.   Studies released earlier this year have shown that Breast Cancer rates in China have...

Share this:

View blog

Obesity Rates Soar in New Zealand

A recently published OECD report has revealed that New Zealand is still the third fattest of the organisation’s 35 member countries, with rates of obesity continuing to rise at an alarming rate.   New Zealand has held third in the rankings...

Share this:

View blog

Australia's most sought after medical specialities

Moving abroad can be a dream for many medics, however some locations will be a non-starter due to the lack of demand for professionals working in your speciality. This isn't usually the case in Australia however, where medics in a...

Share this:

View blog

Dubai Innovates with Smart Chairs

Dubai’s Health Authority is to install new ‘smart chairs’ at healthcare facilities across the Emirate, with these being capable of screening many aspects of a patient’s health, non-invasively, in just seven minutes.   The implementation, which was publically announced on Sunday...

Share this:

View blog

Women to Drive in Saudi Arabia | Gulf News October 2 2017

Abu Dhabi to Host Infectious Diseases Conference   Abu Dhabi is set to host some of the world’s leading healthcare experts next month, as it plays host to the ‘Reaching the Last Mile - Mobilising Together to Eliminate Infectious Disease’ forum on...

Share this:

View blog

A Surgical First for New Zealand | Robot Assisted Knee Surgery

New Zealand’s first ever robot assisted knee surgery has been carried out in the country, at North Shore Hospital in Auckland.   The procedure allowed the 52 year old patient to return home following the partial replacement surgery the next day...

Share this:

View blog

Australia : Demetia leading cause of mortality

Dementia is now the leading cause of death amongst women in Australia, with data published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics showing that deaths from the condition have risen above ischaemic heart disease for the first time.   According to the...

Share this:

View blog

Five facts about Saudi Arabia

Taking your skills overseas can be a potentially daunting thought, however with most countries that are popular with expats offering a similar way of life to that enjoyed in Western Europe, it needn’t be.   There are some exceptions to this...

Share this:

View blog
Page 1 of 32313 records