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An ageing population increases demand for health and social care and depletes its resources, as highlighted in our series of expert briefing papers.
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26 September 2016
The UK’s ageing population and its families are being failed by a flawed and fragmented health and social support regime, a wide-ranging report by the BMA warns.
23 September 2016
BMA Scottish council chair Peter Bennie answers your questions
Doctors leaders in Scotland are calling for tougher measures to ensure that new housing developments do not overwhelm local GP services.
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.
I asked my patient if he was in pain. Having attended him for almost a week, it was the first time we had spoken.
‘Are you the bottom doctor?’ … Sorry, pardon? Did I hear that right?
‘Why did I sign up to look at so many bottoms?’ Rebecca Morgan on being reared on gastrointestinal surgery https://t.co/E2q16kRASD
27 Sep 2016 8:30 AM
Female academic? Register for the women in academic medicine conference on 14 October https://t.co/tsqeMv5iiQ pic.twitter.com/1NA9IGdxSK
26 Sep 2016 7:01 PM
A new resource that provides practical support and guidance to help manage workload. Find out how practices are adapting to increased pressures.
The Workforce Minimum Data Set (WMDS) is a national twice-yearly collection of data on current workforce figures. Practices in England are legally required to provide this information. Find out more.
In August 2016 over 1.2 million people in the UK were working beyond 65 years of age. Read our new guidance that focuses on the occupational factors of an ageing workforce.
Contract advice for overseas trained doctors on what should be included in a contract and when to sign.
For England. Information for consultants on leave entitlements, possible methods of calculating leave and details about working on public holidays.
Contract information and supporting guidance for public health consultants.
BMA members - get your contract checked by employment law experts and receive it back within 5 working days using our freepost address.
Read our revised guidance on your role in responding to applications for gun licences.
Information for junior doctors on leave entitlements, working on public holidays, fixed annual leave, sick leave and answers to your frequently asked questions.
A comprehensive guide on how to become a doctor - from life as a doctor to the ins and outs of applying to medical school.
Flexible working is becoming more commonplace - read our step by step guide and see if LTFT is right for you.
Available in England and Scotland, the fund enables SAS doctors to develop their skills. Find out how to apply and the benefits to your career.
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 after absence.
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'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.
We've pulled together some practical tips and real life advice to get you through your first year of medical school.
Read our guidance and blogs on life as a working parent, including interdeanery transfers for junior doctors, using parental leave and breastfeeding.
An introduction to working in the UK for IMG doctors from help with finding a post, access to training and help with your contract. Find out more.
Whether you're seeking guidance on what the result of the EU referendum will mean for your finances, or on your savings and investments our financial experts Chase de Vere can help.
We have always advocated the highest standards of human rights in healthcare, both for clinicians and patients.
In partnership with Swedish lobbying group Swedwatch, we undertook research on working conditions and labour rights in Pakistan.
We aim to lead the way in encouraging all health professionals in all disciplines to raise awareness of domestic abuse.
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27 September 2016
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27 September 2016
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