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  • Suicides post out-of-area discharge soar

    Doctors have renewed calls for fully funded mental health services after research found more than 200 suicides of patients took place shortly after they left placements away from their home areas.

    Date: 13 October 2017

  • Call for more detail on indemnity scheme

    Doctors have welcomed further government steps towards easing the crisis in GP recruitment and indemnity costs, including £20,000 ‘golden hellos’ to lure trainees into short-staffed areas.

    Date: 12 October 2017

  • Where are they now?

    What kind of doctor did you want to be? And what did you become?

    Date: 05 October 2017

  • Women more likely to switch career

    Female trainees are more likely to switch career paths than their male counterparts.

    Date: 29 September 2017

  • Threat to drug access

    Ministers may have to overhaul the way drugs and medical devices are approved for use in the UK in a post-Brexit world, the MHPRA (Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) has said.

    Date: 28 September 2017

  • NHS Brexit windfall based on 'fantasy'

    Claims the NHS is in for a huge windfall after Brexit are based on ‘fantasy statistics’, doctors have said after the pledge was repeated by a senior cabinet member.

    Date: 22 September 2017

  • Trainee recruitment crisis 'deeply concerning'

    Patient safety could be put at risk by significant shortages facing most medical specialties, a review of recruitment has indicated.

    Date: 21 September 2017

  • Push to protect patient care in post-Brexit deal

    Doctors will continue to push for safeguards for patients, medical research and healthcare in the run up to a post-Brexit deal in the UK.

    Date: 21 September 2017

  • Lift 'unfair' pay cap

    Doctors have renewed calls for the ‘unfair’ public sector pay cap to be lifted, after ministers appeared to soften their stance on it and faced an embarrassing debate in Parliament.

    Date: 21 September 2017

  • Move to phase out coal power

    Doctors have welcomed the Government’s step towards phasing out ‘unabated’ coal-powered energy generation by 2025.

    Date: 19 September 2017

  • GMC chief focuses on intervention

    The GMC plans to switch its focus from malpractice investigations to help doctors avoid making mistakes in the first place

    Date: 18 September 2017

  • GPs' pay cut

    GPs had a pay cut last year following a decade of financial pressures on their practices, official figures reveal.

    Date: 15 September 2017