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We represent doctors both individually and collectively, working with UK governments to lobby for improvements to health and health care.
A BMA survey of over 1,500 EU doctors working in the UK has found that less than a quarter have faith in the Prime Minister's commitment to protect their rights in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The BMA has consistently highlighted the serious impact of the woeful underfunding of the NHS, with rapidly growing demand wholly outstripping capacity. Find out more.
We are engaged with the government over a number of funding issues effecting the NHS. Read a summary of our work.
Get the latest on STPs (sustainability and transformation plans) and find out how they affect you at a local level. Look at our analysis on funding, read our FAQs on how to get more involved, and check the deficit map.
On 7 January, NHS England published their long-term plan for the NHS. This briefing for members provides a summary of the key announcements, and what they may mean for doctors.
A short guide on the NHS e-Referral Service for secondary care doctors.
The SASC conference takes place every May at BMA House, London.
View highlights from the most recent UK consultants conference and see details of the motions passed.
6 out of 10 consultants are intending to retire from the NHS early. See the full survey results.
The BMA's 2018 annual representative meeting (ARM) took place Sunday 24 - Thursday 28 June at the The Brighton Centre.
Access key information for representatives attending ARM 2018.
Find out more about the social events taking place during ARM.
15 January 2019
A review recommending an increase of 100 medical student places a year in Northern Ireland to tackle the severe shortage of specialist doctors does ‘not come as a surprise to the profession’.
Opportunities to reduce risks and liabilities in general practice must be explored if the GP partnership model is to survive, a report has found.
10 January 2019
Consultants have renewed calls to reform NHS pension rules after an ‘alarming’ survey found they were driving many to cut hours and retire early.
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Get the support you need to progress in your career from an organisation that understands your unique needs and the daily challenges you face.
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