The British Medical Association
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The BMA has written to health secretary Jeremy Hunt to restate the firm commitment of junior doctors to resol...
27 August 2014
The new BMA Scotland council chair has warned that, regardless of the outcome of the independence re...
Tags: Scottish council, BMA scotland
10 April 2014
BMA Scottish council chair Brian Keighley answers your questions
You are about to step down as BMA S...
Tags: scottish council, elected officers
3 April 2013
The BMA has welcomed Scotland’s ‘bold step’ of aiming to become smoke-free by 2034...
Tags: smoking, smoking in public places, scotland, scottish council
21 February 2013
Scottish health boards should be closely monitored to ensure they are not disadvantaging patients an...
Tags: audit scotland, waiting lists, targets, scottish council, health boards
18 January 2013
More than 30 MSPs from the major parties met doctors from all branches of medical practice at a BMA ...
Tags: scottish parliament, scottish general practitioners committee, scottish council
30 October 2012
The BMA has welcomed an increase in the number of people signed up to the organ donor register, but ...
Tags: scotland, scottish council, organ donation
29 October 2012
The BMA has backed Audit Scotland’s call for the NHS to take a longer term view of financial p...
Tags: audit scotland, nhs scotland, scottish council, funding
2 October 2012
The BMA has criticised the tobacco industry for taking further legal action that will delay a ban on...
Tags: Scotland, tobacco, Scottish Council, Scottish Parliament
20 August 2012
Doctors leaders have warned that any new ‘no-fault’ NHS compensation scheme should not t...
Tags: Scottish council, NHS Scotland, BMA Scotland
4 February 2012
The BMA has welcomed research showing the positive impact of a minimum price per unit of alcohol.
Tags: Alcohol, Scottish council
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