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We represent doctors both individually and collectively, working with UK governments to lobby for improvements to health and health care.
Our urgent prescription for general practice in Wales shines a light on its increasing and unprecedented pressures, and provides solutions to address these challenges.
The BMA writes to Prime Minister Theresa May, requesting an urgent meeting with doctors to hear the reality of delivering care in 2017.
This month's highlights include updates on Brexit, mHealth and protecting minors from the marketing of unhealthy food and drink.
More than four in 10 doctors at work in the UK are considering leaving following the EU referendum result, according to a new BMA survey. Read more about the survey and the issues.
The BMA has long advocated a 'soft' opt-out system with safeguards for organ donation, as we believe this is the best option to reduce the shortage of organs. Read more on our position.
Pressures on NHS hospital beds are well documented. Data on how beds are used within the NHS can provide insight into the healthcare system. This paper presents NHS bed data from across the UK in one place.
This year's conference will be held on 12-13 May at BMA House in London. Find out more about the event and see highlights from the 2016 conference.
GPC chair Chaand Nagpaul has written to NHS England following the recent announcement between BMA Wales and the Welsh Government to relax the Quality and Outcomes Framework in Wales.
Details of the BMA General Practitioners Committee, including its members, priorities and contract negotiation updates.
We have a range of initiatives to help BMA members get more involved with committee activities.
23 February 2017
A decade-long drop in overnight hospital beds has created a ‘mismatch’ between supply and demand in the NHS.
Dates for this year’s annual representative meeting have been confirmed.
The raid on the NHS capital budget has been ramped up by the Department of Health for the second year running, starving the service of funds to modernise and find a firm financial footing.
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