We are now recruiting Occupational Health Physicians

We are now recruiting Occupational Health Physicians

Are you looking for your next Occupational Health challenge? Realise your full potential working for a dynamic multidisciplinary team with excellent administrative support. Medigold Health is one of the UK’s most respected and established providers of occupational healthcare services. We have been involved in the business of helping employers to keep their people in work, safe and well for two decades. We are a clinically led organisation from the top down. Our Executive Chairman and Founder, Dr Mike Goldsmith, established the Medigold Health brand and service delivery model on the uncompromising principles of…Read more
Thirsty for a New Year’s challenge?

Thirsty for a New Year’s challenge?

Why not give Dry January a go… The Christmas period is often a time of overindulgence, but what we eat and drink can often impact how we feel leaving us feeling guilty, bloated and perhaps even a little embarrassed come January. Aside from the behavioural side-effects that one too many snowballs at the Christmas Party can cause, drinking alcohol to excess raises the risk of serious illnesses like heart disease, stroke, liver disease, dementia and cancer. Mix that with a load of empty calories and a dash of sleepless nights and you have…Read more
Jump Start your January – Mental Health Awareness Advice

Jump Start your January – Mental Health Awareness Advice

Mental Health Awareness - New Year Edition, January 2018 Brought to you by Medigold Health in Partnership with WSM While there is often a collective eye-roll when people mention New Year’s resolutions, it really can be a fresh start and an opportunity to create real change, if you choose to let it. Now imagine it’s January 2019, a whole year from now, and you’re looking back on what a successful year looked like. Who was in it, what did you do, how did you feel? Put as much detail into this image as…Read more
Dry January

Dry January

Can you go 31 days Alcohol free? Alcohol Concern’s Dry January is now in its fifth year and, last year, 1 in 6 of us took up the challenge and noticed improved health and wellbeing. Alcohol misuse is the biggest risk factor for death, ill-health and disability among 15-49 year-olds in the UK, and the fifth biggest risk factor across all ages. What is Dry January? Dry January is a campaign by Alcohol Concern which encourages social drinkers to give up alcohol for the month of January. Giving up the booze for the first month of the…Read more
More achievements for Maisie

More achievements for Maisie

Earlier this year Medigold Health sponsored British Para-Swimmer, Maisie Summers-Newton, and we have enjoyed following her many successful achievements throughout 2017. After wonderful news back in November of Maisie being awarded 'Emerging Athlete of the Year', at the Para-Swimming-British Swimming Awards 2017, Maisie was set to compete in The World Swimming Championships in Mexico. Unfortunately, due to the devastating earthquake which hit Mexico City, Maisie was unable to compete. This was very disappointing for the Para-swimmer, but the decision to reschedule The World Swimming Championships was completely understandable. The difficult decision was taken following…Read more
Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day 2017

Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day 2017

Medigold Health takes part in Christmas Jumper Day 2017 On Friday 15th December, Medigold Health employees across the UK came together in Christmas spirit and took part in this year’s Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day. Teams from across all of our organisations took part in wearing their Christmas jumpers to work, with some individuals going the extra mile and making their own unique and creative numbers! As a result of this festive fun, Medigold Health collectively raised £173.00, this was a collaborative effort from Medigold Health employees in Northampton HQ, Sheffield and Hampton…Read more
Sheffield Homeless Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Sheffield Homeless Christmas Shoebox Appeal

As the cold weather sets in and Christmas is now only weeks away, the joy of hanging festive decorations through the house and watching the snow fall from the warmth of your home is not everyone's reality. According to recent figures released by the charity Shelter, more than 300,000 people in Britain, equivalent to one in every 200, are officially recorded as homeless or living in inadequate homes.  With these alarming figures in mind, Rhiannon Gregory from the Medigold Health Sheffield office decided to help by taking part in the Sheffield Homeless Christmas Shoebox Appeal and…Read more
Medigold Health Employee wins Glasgow Business Apprentice of the Year!

Medigold Health Employee wins Glasgow Business Apprentice of the Year!

Our very own Leanne Cox was crowned Business Modern Apprentice of the Year! The Glasgow Guarantee awards, now in their 7th year, recognise the extraordinary achievements of individuals and employers involved in working with young people. Leanne Cox started an Apprentice Administrative role with AbleMed Health (Now part of Medigold Health) straight from school in July 2016. Her apprenticeship program was supported by the Glasgow City Council Guarantee scheme, which provides companies funding and support towards recruiting and training apprentices. Initially Leanne was assessed to commence the apprenticeship program at Level 2, however,…Read more
Successfully navigate the OH procurement minefield

Successfully navigate the OH procurement minefield

Medigold Health's Commercial Director, Tom Butcher, has worked in the Corporate Healthcare industry for over 10 years, leaving him well-versed on the challenges and pitfalls that come with buying (and selling) these services. Check out his 5 fundamentals for successfully buying Occupational Health & Wellbeing Services for your organisation... 1. Do your research Occupational Health & Wellbeing providers come in every shape and size, so its worth doing some research first to determine who might be a good fit, and who is definitely too small/big/specialist/weird to work with. A good way to do…Read more
Business Growth Fund backs leading UK Occupational Health provider Medigold Health

Business Growth Fund backs leading UK Occupational Health provider Medigold Health

Official Press Release - Thursday 16th November 2017 Medigold Health, a leading provider of occupational health and corporate wellbeing services, has received a £9.5m investment from the Business Growth Fund (BGF) to support its ambitious growth plans. The Northampton-based business has used some of the funds to make two strategic acquisitions, buying IMASS, an occupational health provider with a focus in the South West of England and on public sector customers, and Hampton Knight, a specialist provider of alcohol and drug screening services throughout the UK. Founded 20 years ago by Dr Mike…Read more