We also managed to recruit via a Facebook GP returners forum. I became aware of a GP who had returned to the uk and was struggling to get back on the performers list. We employed her in a admin/clerical capacity and supported her to get back on the list, and she is now back to working as a GP. I would definitely recruit via Facebook again, she is great.
How will a Balint group or mindfulness resolve the overwhelming level of work at Phil's practice? There needs to be a more practical solution before the sick note can finish. Get well soon Phil