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26 July 2016
The decision to postpone publishing a strategy on childhood obesity is ‘completely unacceptable’, the BMA has said.
The Government has pressed ahead with plans to scrap NHS bursaries for nursing students, despite warnings from the BMA of dire unintended consequences.
25 July 2016
The medical community has paid its respects to a ‘caring campaigner’ who changed the way doctors work across the world.
Whatever your view on the outcome of the EU referendum, there is no doubt of the profoundly destabilising force it has exerted upon the country.
At the appointed time, in a designated room somewhere in the hospital, two sets of weary people convene ... it's handover time.
In career terms, junior doctor Anna Riemen appeared to have all her ducks in a row. But events on 23 June changed all that – throwing Miss Riemen’s life and career plans into disarray.
RT @drhamedkhan: I was on @itvwestcountry discussing PFI in hospitals+why I think it was a bad idea:
26 Jul 2016 7:33 PM
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26 Jul 2016 4:01 PM
A new resource that provides practical support and guidance to help manage workload. Find out how practices are adapting to increased pressures.
Contract information and supporting guidance to help you at each stage of your new job - for junior doctors, GP specialty registrars, GP trainees.
Understand your legal, contractual and professional responsibilities when declaring criminal convictions and staying up to date with criminal record checks.
Guidance on the contractual conditions affecting general practice finances and funding.
Contract information and supporting guidance for medical academics employed by universities and other higher education institutions in the UK.
We update our guidance regularly to help keep you up to speed with the latest changes. See whether new immigration rules will affect your work or training.
Answers to your common questions about joining other locum GPs to form a chambers, a model used as an alternative way of organising locum work.
BMA members - get your contract checked by employment law experts and receive it back within 5 working days using our freepost address.
For England, Scotland and Wales. How many public holidays are you entitled to? How does it work in practice? What if you're part time? Find out the facts.
We've pulled together some practical tips and real life advice to get you through your first year of medical school.
Making the step from medical school to being an F1 doctor is both daunting and exciting - get everything you need to know for your first year on the foundation programme.
We know how challenging it is starting a new post, whatever stage of your training you're at. Get advice, support and information to help you through your first years of training.
A comprehensive, feasible, and transparent approach to returning to clinical practice.
We're here to help you get your CV in top shape, no matter what stage you are in your career.
All the information you need to successfully complete your CESR application as a SAS doctor.
Being a medical student is challenging at the best of times, especially for those who may face additional hurdles.
A comprehensive guide on how to become a doctor - from life as a doctor to the ins and outs of applying to medical school.
Get an inside look at the medical specialties and career choices available to you.
Find out about the confidential counselling and peer support we offer.
Find out what discrimination is and how to tackle it with our advice for employees and employers.
As a busy doctor, keeping ahead of the latest tax developments and dealing with tax matters can be time-consuming and challenging. Our tax experts Ernst and Young can help.
In response to the junior doctors' contract referendum result, we've launched a survey to get your views. Find out how to have your say.
We summarise the key debates, speeches and questions affecting doctors in Westminster this week. Read the latest update.
Our latest responses to consultations on proposals for changes in law effecting the healthcare systems and medical profession in Northern Ireland.
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10 August 2016
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10 August 2016
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16 August 2016
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