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GMC launches new report to foster the wellbeing of doctors
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GMC launches new report to foster the wellbeing of doctors

Our call to action is for all NHS leaders to lead with compassion, the GMC says.

NHS Scotland pension tax changes to boost retention announced
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NHS Scotland pension tax changes to boost retention announced

The new temporary policy will provide eligible staff with an alternative to restricting their hours in order to reduce financial penalties.

Conservatives promise to reform doctors’ pension scheme
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Conservatives promise to reform doctors’ pension scheme

The commitment is one of a series of initiatives targeting the NHS.

Higher capitation funding for primary care linked to higher CQC quality ratings
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Higher capitation funding for primary care linked to higher CQC quality ratings

An analysis of three years of primary care data collected from 7,310 practices in England.

BMA pre-election manifesto calls for public vote on Brexit
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BMA pre-election manifesto calls for public vote on Brexit

The BMA increases pressure on political parties to rescind the pensions tax and improve pay for all doctors.

Private surgery for NHS patients trebles in just 9 years
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Private surgery for NHS patients trebles in just 9 years

Figures revealed by the Guardian will fuel concerns regarding the future privatisation of the NHS.

Surgeon speaks out about racial abuse suffered by NHS staff
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Surgeon speaks out about racial abuse suffered by NHS staff

An ITV investigation found that the number of racist attacks against NHS staff has more than doubled in the last five years.

Psychiatrist accused of inappropriate relationship with vulnerable patient
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Psychiatrist accused of inappropriate relationship with vulnerable patient

It is alleged that at the time of providing treatment, Dr Timothy Byrne engaged in a sexual relationship with the patient.

Royal College of Physicians’ pre-election manifesto
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Royal College of Physicians’ pre-election manifesto

The college calls for an immigration system that welcomes people from overseas who want to work in the NHS.

Report condemns ‘horrific’ treatment of young people with learning disabilities
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Report condemns ‘horrific’ treatment of young people with learning disabilities

Joint committee investigation into human rights breaches in centres for young people with learning disabilities and autism.

RCP survey finds pension tax is driving imminent crisis
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RCP survey finds pension tax is driving imminent crisis

Findings from a survey by the Royal College of Physicians, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

More non-UK than UK doctors joining GMC register
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More non-UK than UK doctors joining GMC register

General Medical Council workforce report shows NHS is more reliant than ever on overseas doctors.

Radiologist faces tribunal for possession of indecent child images
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Radiologist faces tribunal for possession of indecent child images

The accused was convicted of two counts of possession of indecent photographs of a child by Cardiff Crown Court on 2 November 2018.

Doctor to face tribunal over inappropriate messages
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Doctor to face tribunal over inappropriate messages

A medical practitioners tribunal is set to investigate the allegations.