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28 August 2016
Doctors leaders have outlined proposals for GP appointments to be lengthened to 15 minutes and consultations to be limited to a target of 25 a day – in a bid to stop general practice being ‘run into the ground’.
26 August 2016
Paediatric emergency care services at a Staffordshire hospital have been suspended, after doctors warned that insufficient staffing levels put patient safety at risk.
25 August 2016
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt must stop attacking doctors and misleading patients and finally provide his plan for so-called ‘seven-day services’ in the NHS.
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.
‘Am I getting home today?’ the patient asks, as she does every morning, looking progressively more miserable each time I say ‘no, sorry, not yet’.
I loved maternity leave. Leaving behind the responsibilities and multitasking of my transplant registrar post and being able to go days without making any important decisions was fantastic.
RT @gentlemusings: Wasn't ready to cry today but cry I did. Nurses give love in the darkest of times here is a beautiful testament https:/https://t.co/hzay5ItZ5L
29 Aug 2016 7:33 PM
RT @drhamedkhan: This is ESSENTIAL. 10 minute appointments are far too short for both doctors+patients
A new resource that provides practical support and guidance to help manage workload. Find out how practices are adapting to increased pressures.
Updated key advice summarised for primary care doctors treating patients travelling to or returning from countries affected by the Zika virus outbreak.
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A free, comprehensive, impartial service advice on a range of employment-related issues excusively for BMA members. Find out more.
A template lease has now been negotiated between NHS Property Services and the BMA. Use our resource to guide you through the complex regulations.
These charters set out what SAS doctors can expect from their employers and what employers can expect of them. Download the charter for your nation today.
Information for junior doctors on leave entitlements, working on public holidays, fixed annual leave, sick leave and answers to your frequently asked questions.
An ethics toolkit for medical students embarking on their medical careers giving practical ways of thinking about ethical problems encountered at work.
This guide aims to help you to understand and support patients and employers to address the use of alcohol and illicit drug in the workplace.
Flexible working is becoming more commonplace - read our step by step guide and see if LTFT is right for you.
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In the wake of the EU referendum result, we reaffirm our commitment to our European partners. Find out what we are doing to support our colleagues in the rest of Europe.
Financial entitlements and available funding differs according to where you live whilst you are studying medicine in the UK.
Locality hubs offer a GP-led model that could be commissioned to help manage demand and support GPs to practice safely. Read ideas for safe working in general practice.
Across the UK, there are moves to shift services out of hospitals and provide them in community settings. Find out how it may affect local service provision.
As part of the UK government's devolution agenda, English regions are being given the opportunity to bid for full control of their health and social care budgets.
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