The British Medical Association
28 January 2012
A ban on cigarette vending machines has been welcomed by doctors leaders.
The new legislation will ...
Tags: tobacco, Northern Ireland, cigarettes
BMA Welsh secretary Richard Lewis has welcomed a drive to promote Wales as a place to work for ...
Tags: junior doctors, wales, recruitment
NHS hospitals would be ‘starved of resources’, and the quality of patient care would be ...
Tags: consultants, Health and Social Care Bill, radiologists, NHS reform, teleradiology
GP leaders have published guidance for surgeries resisting inappropriate behaviour by some CCGs (cli...
Tags: GPs, commissiong, NHS reform, clinical commissioning groups, CCGs
Physical characteristics such as colour blindness and left-handedness present little or no inconven...
Tags: colour blind, eczema, occupational health, occupational medicine
BMA Northern Ireland council chair Paul Darragh answers your questions
Q What are the greatest chal...
Tags: Northern Ireland, reform, health and social, prescription charges, leadership
27 January 2012
A decision on potential clinical academic job losses has been delayed following lobbying by the BMA...
Tags: medical academics, redundancies
26 January 2012
BMA Northern Ireland has rejected proposals to increase employee pension contributions.
It says th...
Tags: pensions, NHS pension scheme, Northern Ireland
Health secretary Andrew Lansley has conceded a key BMA aim, and announced that all public health spe...
Tags: public health, regulation, NHS reform, BMA public health medicine committee
Government attempts to revise working time rules are risking patient safety, junior doctors leaders ...
Tags: juniors, junior doctors, BMA junior doctors committee, EWTD, European Working Time Directive
GPs reject return to out-of-hours responsibilites #lmclive http://t.co/h2MqjlrMCc
about 8 hours ago
#lmclive calls for electronic prescribing to be rolled out to dispensing practices http://t.co/WUlrbXDjLm
about 9 hours ago
Data needed on how pension changes will have an impact on practice funding http://t.co/m1tLh8OUBx #lmclive
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