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'Disappointing' waiting times for Welsh patients are because of a lack of doctors, the chair of BMA Welsh council has said.
20 April 2018
Almost 10 years since co-founding Medics Against Violence, Christine Goodall still gets a buzz from school visits.
Medical students are being encouraged to get online to cast their votes, with this year’s medical students committee election now under way.
Medical students are a ‘key voice at the table’ where crucial NHS decisions are being made – and will continue to fight for improved training conditions and a better future workplace.
The BMA is to appeal a high court decision that Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has not breached the contracts of junior doctors through the incorrect application of monitoring and banding rules.
19 April 2018
Doctors in Guernsey and Jersey are set to benefit from deals securing significant pay rises, following BMA support.
Fewer than 85 per cent of patients were seen within four hours at emergency departments in England last month, a record low.
More needs to be done to highlight the BMA’s workplace charters for SAS doctors, after a survey revealed limited awareness among members of the grade.
18 April 2018
NHS Digital has come under further pressure to stop sharing patients’ addresses with immigration officers from a Parliamentary committee and its own polling that shows most people think they should be confidential.
Solitary confinement should be banned for children who are locked up in the UK, doctors have urged in a statement and guidance to improve care for those segregated by prison officers.
The trainee GP threatened with deportation has called for the Home Office to rethink its handling of visa applications for doctors after being told the case against him was being withdrawn.
17 April 2018
BMA staff, associate specialist and specialty doctors committee chair Amit Kochhar answers your questions
16 April 2018