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Applications will shortly open to a new graduate-only medical degree in Scotland, with a particular focus on general practice and rural medicine.
23 June 2017
The leader of Scotland’s doctors has called time on the country’s alcohol problem as it emerged that Scots were buying enough booze to push every adult over the recommended weekly limit.
This weekend marks one year since the UK voted to leave the EU – and the future for the NHS in ‘Brexit Britain’ is still unclear
22 June 2017
The prime minister has ‘ducked’ the big issues facing the NHS in the roll call of legislation, revealed in the Queen’s Speech today.
21 June 2017
Politicians must ‘rise above traditional sectional interests’ to tackle NHS challenges – and the health service should be given a ring-fenced, transparent budget linked to economic growth.
The NHS and healthcare must be ‘front and centre’ of Brexit discussions the BMA has warned, as formal talks between the UK and EU get under way.
More than half of salaried and locum GPs suffer from stress as a result of their work.
The BMA has joined fellow trade unions and health organisations in calling for the Government to scrap its policy on freezing NHS staff pay.
Vital work in supporting refugee doctors has been highlighted by the BMA, in an effort to raise greater awareness.
20 June 2017
NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens has promised to end the ‘fractured’ health and social care system by empowering local leaders to drive improvements in their areas.
16 June 2017
Thousands of pounds have been saved thanks to a new system that makes it easier for non-EU doctors to train in Wales.
Securing the rights of EU staff working in the NHS will be an early priority for the Government in Brexit negotiations, health secretary Jeremy Hunt has said.
15 June 2017
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