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  • Integration needs greater collaboration

    Doctors leaders have warned that there needs to be more realism and openness on the scale of the challenge of achieving health and care integration in Scotland.

    Date: 15 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

  • The consultation: soldiers' sacrifice

    Nottingham GP Irfan Malik tours the UK and delivers talks on Muslim soldiers’ contribution to the First World War. He talks to The Doctor about how he hopes to use the lessons of the war to promote peace between different communities

    Date: 09 November 2018

  • A significant event

    A complaint brought a thriving GP practice to the brink of collapse – not because of what it uncovered, but the way NHS England handled it. One of the GPs tells Neil Hallows how he endured 14 months of aggression and suspicion, and asks how many others may be facing the same treatment

    Date: 09 November 2018

  • Doctors celebrate medical research funding

    Doctors and researchers have gathered at BMA House to celebrate annual awards that have seen more than half a million pounds in medical research funding.

    Date: 08 November 2018

  • ‘Winter pressures’ now year-round, finds report

    Emergency care services are stuck in an ‘all-year-round crisis’ after a summer worse than most recent winters.

    Date: 07 November 2018

  • Call to bolster recovery from alcoholism

    Campaigners in Scotland have called for more ‘professional optimism’ to recognise that people with alcohol problems can recover, and to support them in that process.

    Date: 26 October 2018

  • Pre-Budget plea for added funds

    Doctors have called on the chancellor to prioritise extra funding for the NHS in next week’s autumn Budget to secure patient care and ease growing pressures in the service.

    Date: 25 October 2018

  • 'Decisive action' needed to get NHS on sustainable footing

    The BMA has called for urgent action to put the NHS in Scotland on a sustainable footing after a highly critical report from watchdogs.

    Date: 25 October 2018

  • Bullying costs NHS £2.3bn, finds study

    Bullying and harassment drains £2.3bn from the NHS in England every year, according to a conservative estimate totted up for a new study.

    Date: 24 October 2018

  • BMA demands public vote on Brexit deal

    The BMA has warned that the NHS cannot afford ‘a Brexit at any cost’, during a demonstration demanding a public vote on the final exit deal.

    Date: 22 October 2018