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The new GP indemnity scheme for Wales will provide ‘greater stability and certainty’ for doctors, the Government has said.
20 November 2018
More support is needed for GPs if the independent contractor model is to be preserved, the conference of Welsh local medical committees has heard.
19 November 2018
A lack of clarity over Brexit negotiations and the constant uncertainty surrounding a potential deal between the UK and the EU is harming NHS Wales’ ability to plan effectively, BMA Cymru Wales has warned.
12 November 2018
An increase in the number of people waiting for outpatient appointments in Wales is not good enough, BMA Cymru Wales has said.
A £20m package has been announced to help the NHS deal with this year’s winter pressures in Wales.
09 November 2018
Health boards in Wales overspent by more than £1m to operate directly managed GP practices, figures obtained by BMA Cymru Wales have revealed.
18 October 2018
With almost a third of doctors in Wales having trained overseas, BMA Cymru Wales is holding a special photography exhibition to mark their contribution to the NHS.
02 October 2018
Wales will charge a minimum of 50p per unit of alcohol, under proposals announced by the Welsh Government.
01 October 2018
Doctors in Wales will get a 2 per cent pay increase after the Welsh Government implemented the full recommendations of the Review Body on Doctors’ and Dentists’ Remuneration.
26 September 2018
More than 46,000 patients in Wales have been forced to find a new GP in the last five years, according to figures released under the Freedom of Information Act.
10 September 2018
A new service to prescribe transgender patients hormones from a specialist GP in Wales has been welcomed by BMA Cymru Wales as a ‘step in the right direction’.
GP out-of-hours services in Wales are under ‘significant strain’, say auditors.
20 July 2018