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    Doctors who want to support the health service by caring for colleagues in need, are being urged to sign up to the BMA’s peer support service.

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    The Doctor (October 2019, issue 14)

    10 October 2019

    Prescription medication dependence, an overseas doctor promotes different ways to encourage integration, is Sir Lancelot Spratt dead? the GMC researches 'types' of doctors, supporting juniors in the workplace, keeping public health firmly on the ground and the mental health of doctors

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    10 October 2019

    The BMA is set to embark on a series of improvements to the employment support services it provides to its members, in line with the recommendations laid out in an independent review.

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