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23 January 2014
The BMA hopes to continue working with CMO (chief medical officer) for Scotland Sir Harry Burns in h...
Tags: scotland, health inequalities
3 October 2013
The BMA in Scotland has robustly defended a publicly funded and delivered NHS, saying that collabora...
Tags: funding, tobacco, conservative party, scotland, NHS Watch
1 October 2013
A ‘yes’ vote in the Scottish referendum on independence would have potential implication...
Tags: scotland, elections
24 June 2013
Doctors have overwhelmingly backed a call for a single performers’ list for GPs in Scotland.
Tags: professional registration and regulation, scotland, ARM 2013
14 June 2013
Fed up with urban English general practice, two doctors find sanctuary on the Scottish Isle of Jura ...
Tags: rural healthcare, job vacancies, job planning, work-life balance, scotland
11 June 2013
The UK government’s welfare reforms are having a significant impact on general practice, and c...
Tags: general practice, funding, NHS, scotland
Health boards in Scotland are to recruit 18 extra emergency medicine consultants as part of a £...
Tags: emergency care, consultants, secondary care – hospitals, scotland
31 May 2013
Doctors must be engaged in local service planning if health and social care integration is to work, ...
Tags: age, community care, secondary care – hospitals, NHS reform, scotland
3 May 2013
Doctors leaders have welcomed news that the drinks industry has failed in its legal bid to stop mini...
Tags: minimum pricing, alcohol, scotland,
30 April 2013
The BMA is calling on MEPs to think about the public-health impact of alcohol as they consider Scotl...
Tags: minimum pricing, alcohol, binge drinking, scotland
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