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  • State-backed GP indemnity scheme welcomed

    GP leaders have welcomed steps to deliver a new state-backed indemnity scheme in Wales.

    Date: 13 February 2019

  • Sexual assault investigation bungled, finds report

    Openness, transparency, and the ability to raise safeguarding concerns in the NHS have once again been highlighted in a critical report by Wales’s health watchdog.

    Date: 01 February 2019

  • Former BMA secretary clinches MBE

    BMA Cymru Wales has congratulated its former secretary after he was named in the New Year’s Honours list.

    Date: 07 January 2019

  • Indemnity scheme promises stability for GPs

    The new GP indemnity scheme for Wales will provide ‘greater stability and certainty’ for doctors, the Government has said.

    Date: 20 November 2018

  • Call to preserve independent GP contractor model

    More support is needed for GPs if the independent contractor model is to be preserved, the conference of Welsh local medical committees has heard.

    Date: 19 November 2018

  • Brexit uncertainty affects NHS plans

    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.

    Date: 12 November 2018

  • Waiting times 'not good enough'

    An increase in the number of people waiting for outpatient appointments in Wales is not good enough, BMA Cymru Wales has said.

    Date: 12 November 2018

  • £20m to help ease winter pressures

    A £20m package has been announced to help the NHS deal with this year’s winter pressures in Wales.

    Date: 09 November 2018

  • Health boards overspend on directly managing practices

    Health boards in Wales overspent by more than £1m to operate directly managed GP practices, figures obtained by BMA Cymru Wales have revealed.

    Date: 18 October 2018

  • A celebration of overseas doctors

    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.

    Date: 02 October 2018

  • MUP policy nears introduction

    Wales will charge a minimum of 50p per unit of alcohol, under proposals announced by the Welsh Government.

    Date: 01 October 2018

  • Doctors welcome pay review decision

    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.

    Date: 26 September 2018