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BMA response to announcement that Greater Manchester Councils will control £6bn NHS budget

25 February 2015

BMA council chair, Dr Mark Porter responds to the announcement that the £6bn health and social care budget for Greater Manchester will be taken over by regional councils.

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BMA response to NHS staff survey

24 February 2015

Dr Mark Porter, BMA council chair responds to the publication of a survey of NHS staff, published by NHS England.

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Building a more sustainable NHS in Scotland: A view from the health professions (BMA Scotland)

24 February 2015

This week, health professionals representing the nursing, medical, allied health and pharmacy professions joined together in Edinburgh to discuss the future sustainability of the NHS in Scotland. 

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