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London terror attack doctor gives evidence at inquest
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London terror attack doctor gives evidence at inquest

‘I can't watch them die’, said the junior doctor who ran to the aid of victims at the London Bridge terrorist attack in 2017.

NHS England to reduce red tape for junior doctors
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NHS England to reduce red tape for junior doctors

A new system of data sharing will reduce the administrative burden on junior doctors when changing rotations.

Investigation raises concerns about MPs’ links to industry
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Investigation raises concerns about MPs’ links to industry

The Institute of Economic Affairs is backed by tobacco industry and is an open critic of public health measures.

Doctors intimidated at NHS Highland, finds review
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Doctors intimidated at NHS Highland, finds review

BMA Scotland says the findings must be a catalyst for change throughout the country.

Culture of openness cuts hospital mortality rate
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Culture of openness cuts hospital mortality rate

Data from 137 acute trusts in England.

BMA seeks government inquiry into winter pressures
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BMA seeks government inquiry into winter pressures

There was a 15 per cent increase in the number of GP appointments with a wait of over 28 days in Jan-Feb 2019, compared to Jan-Feb 2018.

Don’t line the pockets of IT investors, RCGP warns NHS
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Don’t line the pockets of IT investors, RCGP warns NHS

Regulation of healthcare technology should be underpinned by strong ethical principles, says RCGP ‘tech manifesto’.

8 out of 10 UK doctors are at substantial risk of burnout
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8 out of 10 UK doctors are at substantial risk of burnout

Findings from a new BMA survey.

RCGP defends GPs over cervical screening accusations
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RCGP defends GPs over cervical screening accusations

The Chair of the Royal College of General Practitioners has written to the Daily Mail following an article published last week.

GMC pledges less full FTP investigations
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GMC pledges less full FTP investigations

The General Medical Council is putting in place steps designed to reduce the number of unnecessary full fitness-to-practise inquiries.

GP scheme frees up half a million hours for patient contact
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GP scheme frees up half a million hours for patient contact

The goal is to have three-quarters of GP practices participating in the Time for Care programme by 2022.

RCGP committee votes to rescind honour bestowed on Brunei Sultan
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RCGP committee votes to rescind honour bestowed on Brunei Sultan

The issue will be discussed at an extraordinary meeting of the College's Trustee Board next Wednesday.

RCS calls on independent hospitals to publish patient safety and outcomes data
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RCS calls on independent hospitals to publish patient safety and outcomes data

The Royal College of Surgeons says changes are needed in reporting requirements for independent hospitals to prevent another Ian Paterson.

RCGP responds to call for action on new Brunei gay sex laws
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RCGP responds to call for action on new Brunei gay sex laws

The RCGP has previously bestowed the honorary title of Companion of the College on the Sultan of Brunei.