Welcome to the BMA

The British Medical Association is the trade union and professional body for doctors in the UK. We are working tirelessly to campaign for doctors during the COVID-19 crisis.

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100 days of lockdown

1 July marks 100 days since the UK went into lockdown. It has been an incredibly challenging time for NHS doctors, who have shown strength, resilience and immense courage. We will continue to support you as lockdown eases, and help to ensure you stay safe while you look after patients.

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COVID emergency helpline

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Contact us for emergency COVID advice 24 hours, 7 days a week. Call 0300 123 1233.

COVID guidance

We answer your questions about the impact of COVID-19 on your work, training, education, and wellbeing.

‘We stand in solidarity’

BMA statement on Black Lives Matter

The BMA commits to action to address enduring injustices faced by black people and UK BAME healthcare workers.

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