The CCIM Journey

Traditionally, clinicians and health professionals have followed set and standard career paths which have been designed by and laid out by others.

But times have changed.

In most industries people are starting to realise that a traditional career path isn’t the only option, and this is definitely the case in healthcare too. Becoming a provider of direct patient care isn’t the only option.

At CCIM we believe that YOU should be the one in control of your career and that it can be anything you make it – not what you’ve been told it should be.

We’re advocates for professional freedom, igniting your imagination and guiding you toward your passions – so you can realise your ambitions.

Stepping off the established career track can feel paralysing and risky – regardless of how far you’ve travelled. We get it! This is why we’re here to support and nourish your journey. Our goal is to help you take that leap and discover incredible new opportunities for personal and professional fulfillment.

CCIM was born out of this spark of inspiration and has grown into a supportive community of doctors and healthcare professionals. We provide inspiration, support, resources, and access to experts who’ve been there and done it, to help you re-design the system and create a career that you love.

After all, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”

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Our Mission

To support and equip professionals with the courage, confidence and skills to take control of their career and forge their own unique path.

CCIM is a vibrant community of like-minded people who encourage, motivate and inspire each other to enjoy fulfilling and rewarding traditional, non-traditional and everything-between medical careers.

Our Values


Creating an inspiring and supportive space where everyone is welcome


Challenging the status quo and finding ways to innovate the medical profession


Connecting with our community with transparency, dignity and respect


Delivering our very best and being accountable for everything that we do

What does a creative career in medicine look like?

Here’s a look at some areas of medicine where our members and those in our community are thriving:

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