1 - 12 of 129 results for: Richard Gurner
  • Breaking down barriers to medicine

    Ysgol Maesydderwen in Ystradgynlais has not had a sixth form pupil apply for medical school for around ten years. It is a scenario being played out in schools across Wales.

    Date: 20 December 2017

  • Backlash against GP programs

    GPs have hit back at a suggestion that their profession is 'obsolete' and could be replaced by computers.

    Date: 19 December 2017

  • Support for soft opt-out organ donation grows

    Support for the opt-out system of organ donation in Wales is increasing, according to a new Welsh Government report.

    Date: 19 December 2017

  • Demand for healthcare centre detail

    A plan to open 19 new health and care centres needs clinician involvement and clarity on funding, the BMA has said.

    Date: 18 December 2017

  • Junior doctors elect training-focused chair

    The new chair of the BMA Welsh junior doctors committee has been announced.

    Date: 22 November 2017

  • Path cleared for minimum alcohol pricing

    BMA Cymru Wales has welcomed a ruling by the supreme court which clears the way for the minimum unit pricing of alcohol to be introduced in the country.

    Date: 20 November 2017

  • SAS doctors: get to know your charter

    BMA Cymru Wales is urging staff, associate specialist and specialty doctors to become familiar with a charter detailing their rights and responsibilities.

    Date: 08 November 2017

  • Locum pay cap will affect patient safety

    An incoming pay cap for locum doctors in Wales has been criticised by doctors leaders who claim its introduction will have a 'detrimental effect' on patient safety.

    Date: 07 November 2017

  • Alcohol: minimum unit pricing unveiled

    A new law supported by BMA Cymru Wales to introduce the minimum pricing of alcohol in Wales has finally been unveiled.

    Date: 27 October 2017

  • Health boards head for £176m overspend

    Welsh health boards are predicting a collective overspend of almost £176m for the current financial year.

    Date: 26 October 2017

  • £5.5m for NHS IT welcome

    Funding of £5.5m to improve IT in the Welsh NHS has been welcomed by doctors leaders.

    Date: 26 October 2017

  • Praise for BMA Welsh council chair

    The former chair of BMA Welsh council has been praised by his successor at the association's Welsh triennial dinner.

    Date: 10 October 2017