Delivering high quality care

At First Option Healthcare we have a well-earned reputation for delivering skilled, committed, and caring personnel when no one else can. We pride ourselves on filling your last-minute staffing crises with the very best healthcare professionals in the sector, even in the most geographically remote areas.

We are firm believers that short notice should never mean compromise. We only recruit the most talented personnel who have a genuine passion for their vocation and proven experience at providing top quality care. If you’re looking for the best, you need to use the best – First Option Healthcare.

Supporting you with the right staff

With 30+ years of healthcare recruitment experience under our belt, combined with competitive rates of pay, we have attracted a large pool of reliable, dedicated and experienced healthcare professionals.

Our personnel cross a wide spectrum of specialisms and we are experts at matching your needs to their skills, so you can be confident that your patients are in the best hands. You will receive one-to-one support from a dedicated and highly experienced consultant to ensure our partnership is nothing short of exemplary.

At First Option Healthcare we are able to meet your needs for a small, medium or large workforce at short notice, whether for ad hoc shifts or for longer-term, planned cover. We recruit healthcare professionals who actively seek to improve care standards, empowering individuals to live better lives. When you have a last minute staffing problem, First Option Healthcare can deliver. We look forward to becoming valued and trusted partners with you.

Meeting standards of quality, safety and care

Safety is a primary concern and our reputation is as much at stake as yours when it comes to compliance. We carry out a vigorous and thorough vetting procedure including employer references, eligibility to work, DBS, NMC and immunisation checks. We also implement ongoing compliance procedures and ongoing training to maintain continuity of care.

We operate nationwide and provide clients with:

  • A&E
  • Care Home Nurses and Care Home Assistants
  • CCU
  • Chemotherapy / Oncology
  • Community Nurses
  • District Nurses
  • HDU
  • Healthcare Assistants
  • Health Visitors
  • ICU
  • Mental Health Nurses
  • Neo Natal / SCBU Nurses
  • Paediatrics / General / PICU
  • Phlebotomists
  • Practice Nurses
  • Private Nursing (incl. tracheostomy trained)
  • Renal / Dialysis Nurses
  • Theatre (ODP / Scrub)

Start working with us today

Contact us today and we will assign you a dedicated client manager who will provide support and information, while helping to match your precise requirements from our established pool of healthcare professionals.

quote-pageFirst Option Healthcare always sends me experienced, reliable and knowledgeable staff. The placement team are prompt, friendly, reliable and upfront.

Manager, NHS