The British Medical Association
The private company Circle promised huge savings and a new era when it took over the troubled Hinchingbrooke...
26 January 2015
One in four GP practices in Northern Ireland are facing closure in the next five years, the BMA has ...
Tags: northern ireland, general practice, general practitioners
GP recruitment and retention problems are the focus of a £10m drive to tackle doctor shortages...
Tags: medical students, general practice, general practitioners, BMA careers
23 January 2015
Politicians should introduce a minimum unit price if they are serious about tackling alcohol-re...
Tags: alcohol, minimum pricing
Around half of local authorities used ringfenced public health funding to maintain threatened servic...
Tags: public health medicine, funding
Patients have been sharing their thoughts with the BMA on how future GP services should be shaped.
Tags: general practice, general practitioners
Doctors working with torture survivors have agreed to explore ways of building networks to support...
Tags: torture, bma medical ethics, international
22 January 2015
Standardised tobacco packaging is to be introduced next year following intense lobbying by organisat...
Tags: tobacco advertising, smoking, cigarettes
21 January 2015
Hundreds of final-year medical students faced worrying news yesterday as oversubscriptions to the fo...
Tags: foundation programme, medical students
20 January 2015
Legalising assisted dying could have a ‘profound and detrimental’ effect on the doctor-p...
Tags: end of life issues, palliative care
The BMA is calling for more evidence to guarantee patient safety in relation to seven-day services.
Tags: patient safety, work patterns
RT @sam4wong: Can you keep to the clock without seeming rude? - via @TheBMA | http://t.co/mgPa8H2Uw1
@Archangelolill @kaffando @cpeedell @legalaware#NHS
27 Jan 2015 07:56 AM
RT @elsdraeger: I bet you thought that #breastfeeding would be acceptable at a breastfeeding conference? Well you can think again: http://thttp://t.co/o23hUWpie6
26 Jan 2015 19:00 PM
RT @elsdraeger: As a doctor with 14 years' experience, as a relative, and as a patient, it is my #PublicDuty to campaign to protect our #NHS
26 Jan 2015 18:59 PM
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