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28 February 2014
As a vote on independence looms, new BMA Scottish secretary Jill Vickerman, a former civil servant, ...
Tags: scottish parliament, pensions
21 March 2013
The Scottish government will reduce the drink-drive limit following a consultation in which 74 per c...
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7 March 2013
A drive to meet targets at all costs can have negative consequences for patients and the workforce, ...
Tags: targets, nhs scotland, scottish parliament, healthcare management
Scotland’s health and social care partnerships must be clinically driven and supported by mana...
Tags: nhs scotland, scottish parliament, community care, nhs care
19 February 2013
Support for students studying medicine as a second degree needs improving, the BMA in Scotland is ur...
Tags: medical students, bma scotland, student finance, scottish parliament
15 February 2013
Medical schools must not be starved of resources if they are to continue functioning as centres of e...
Tags: medical education and training, research, equal opportunities, bma scotland, scottish parliament
14 February 2013
Doctors leaders in Scotland are urging people to 'give their hearts' this Valentine's Day and sign u...
Tags: organ donation, scottish parliament, welsh assembly
The BMA in Scotland has expressed disappointment at the number of NHS IT breaches, which were reveal...
Tags: patient confidentiality, access to information, conservative party, scottish parliament, bma scottish council, scotland
5 February 2013
A multi-faceted approach involving education and targeted support is required to tackle unintended t...
Tags: child and teenage health, contraception under 16, scottish parliament
18 January 2013
More than 30 MSPs from the major parties met doctors from all branches of medical practice at a BMA ...
Tags: scottish parliament, scottish general practitioners committee, scottish council
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