We supply locum services to our extensive pre-approved database of solo practices, clinics, hospitals, mines and occupational healthcare providers. Our contracts ensure work for any General Practitioner, from post community service right through to General Practitioners who are in-between contracts and even General Practitioners who are downscalling their own practice or leaping into retirement. 

We have practices country-wide who can even provide the General Practitioner, who wants to work in the country-side to get away from the huzzle and buzzle and who would like to trade the busy city life for more tranquil, peaceful surroundings. It is important to us at Med Serve Placements to provide you, as the locum, the freedom of choice, to decide at your discretion which opportunities you would like to accept and how much work would fit into your schedule. Therefore, whatever your age or passion, we will provide you with work in any discipline and geographical area, where you feel most comfortable.

We have the following on offer:

  • Locum positions with contracts ranging from half-days to a couple of months
  • International contracts
  • After-hour cover at hospitals or clinics
  • After-hour cover at Trauma units
  • Occupational Healthcare
  • Mobile clinics for insurance companies
  • Locum positions at mines


Proof of the following needs to be submitted prior to acceptance for locum work:

  • MBChB
  • Completed Community Service
  • Updated registration with HPCSA as an Independent Practioner
  • Private Medical Indemnity cover, from any institution such as Medical Protection Society, Glenrand or Yourinsurance Brokers
  • CV and certificates
  • Trauma positions require relevant updated ATLS, ACLS, PALS courses
  • Med Serve Placement Candidate Registration form to be completed to become part of our extensive database