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  • BMA marks a decade of championing fair medical trade

    Doctors can become agents for change by championing ethical practices in medicine, the BMA has said, as part of NHS Sustainability Day and the anniversary of its fair medical trade campaign.

    Date: 23 March 2017

  • Junior doctors welcome GMC research on rota gap pressures

    The BMA has hailed backing shown by the medical regulator to identify the ongoing pressures of workplace rota gaps.

    Date: 18 March 2017

  • Patient liaison group invites applications

    Those looking to help shape and influence decision-making at the BMA are urged to put themselves forward for the association’s patient liaison group.

    Date: 16 March 2017

  • Boost to member representation

    BMA UK council has approved measures aimed at improving the representation of its members.

    Date: 15 March 2017

  • All the president’s acumen

    In the face of rising demand, changing technology and different relations with the public, BMA president Pali Hungin has decided that it’s time to bring together medical experts to decide how to thrive in a radical, new era of medicine. Tim Tonkin reports

    Date: 14 March 2017

  • Waiting-time goal needs financial backing, says BMA

    Government demands that NHS trusts meet national waiting time targets must be backed with a long-term plan for financial investment, the BMA has warned.

    Date: 13 March 2017

  • NHS could lose millions to immigration charge

    Ministers must exempt health and social care professionals from an upcoming immigration charge to prevent the NHS budget losing out on millions, the BMA and RCN have warned.

    Date: 12 March 2017

  • Brexit threatens medical research

    Healthcare and medical research are being jeopardised by the uncertainty around the UK’s exit from the EU, health leaders have warned MPs.

    Date: 27 February 2017

  • BMA confirms ARM date

    Dates for this year’s annual representative meeting have been confirmed.

    Date: 23 February 2017

  • Four in 10 EU doctors eye UK exit

    The NHS faces a potential work force time bomb, after a BMA survey revealed four in 10 EU doctors are considering leaving the UK post Brexit.

    Date: 23 February 2017

  • An exit from Brexit

    The significance of Brexit combined with Government rhetoric about ‘home-grown’ doctors has left many medical workers from the EU feeling marginalised to the point of leaving the UK

    Date: 22 February 2017

  • STPs need more funds, says King's Fund

    Efforts to transform health services through STPs (sustainability and transformation plans) could falter unless ministers commit greater funding to social care and public health, a report warns.

    Date: 21 February 2017