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25 - 31 of 31 results for: May 2018
  • Visa cap restricts hiring of doctors

    Government rules capping the number of visas issued to overseas doctors is hampering the NHS’s ability to recruit staff, the BMA has warned.

    Date: 09 May 2018

  • Your chance to reshape the NHS

    Doctors have the opportunity to reshape the health service and the BMA, as part of a long-term project being championed by the association’s council chair.

    Date: 09 May 2018

  • Frequent user map for mobile

    Date: 09 May 2018

  • Tier 2 visa puts doctor's life on hold

    A doctor denied the chance to work in a specialty with serious recruitment issues by the Government’s ‘arbitrary’ visa system has said her life has been put on hold, while her potential employer has spelled out the impact on patient care.

    Date: 08 May 2018

  • Last orders called on cheap alcohol

    Doctors in Scotland have hailed the end of the ‘long road’ to MUP (minimum unit pricing) for alcohol as the policy finally takes effect.

    Date: 04 May 2018

  • Trusts run CEA application rounds

    Hospital trusts have begun running rounds to allow consultants to apply for locally allotted CEAs (clinical excellence awards).

    Date: 04 May 2018

  • BMA council chair leads campaign to improve the NHS

    The BMA has launched an ambitious project aimed at helping to shape the NHS of the future – and rescuing the service from its ‘perilous state’.

    Date: 03 May 2018