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Taking a collective stand against bullying and harassment
16 Oct 2017
More than a fifth of doctors and dentists say that they have experienced bullying, harassment or abuse from other staff in the past 12 months.
A lifesaving change of heart
9 Oct 2017
The BMA has had a major success this week. In 'that speech', prime minister Theresa May announced that the Government will shift from an opt-in to an opt-out system for organ donation in England.
We need your voice
4 Oct 2017
We are Maddy Fogarty-Hover and Ruth-Anna Macqueen, between us we have seven children and 15 years’ experience of LTFT (less-than-full-time) working. Maddy is currently an ST3 in paeds in Yorkshire, and Ruth-Anna is an ST5 in obs and gynae in London.
The tale of two cities in mental health must end
7 Sep 2017
How to treat children with severe mental health problems? Those in need of immediate care. Offer a ‘crisis’ service with a 24-hour wait?
It’s time to stand up for safe working and training
23 Aug 2017
Twenty-five years ago, the phenomenon of doctors working 90 hour weeks, and the attendant risks this posed, was all too common in the NHS.