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London professor awarded knighthood in Queen’s birthday honours
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London professor awarded knighthood in Queen’s birthday honours

Knighthood for an ‘extraordinary clinician scientist whose contribution and leadership are respected worldwide’.

Independent review of GMC handling of Bawa-Garba case published
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Independent review of GMC handling of Bawa-Garba case published

GMC publishes findings of the Independent Review of Gross Negligence Manslaughter and Culpable Homicide.

GP and patient experiences of video consultations
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GP and patient experiences of video consultations

Is video consulting a Godsend or a waste of time?

Only 1 in 5 doctors aware of online patient feedback
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Only 1 in 5 doctors aware of online patient feedback

Hospital-based professionals were more likely to see online patient feedback as useful compared to community-based professionals.

Investigation reveals record number of GP surgery closures
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Investigation reveals record number of GP surgery closures

Figures obtained by Pulse under the Freedom of Information Act.

Pharma industry funding of UK patient organisations is increasing
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Pharma industry funding of UK patient organisations is increasing

Should disclosure regulations be applied to patient organisations as well as healthcare professionals?

EveryDoctor campaigns to end NHS fees for overseas doctors
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EveryDoctor campaigns to end NHS fees for overseas doctors

The immigration health surcharge of £400 per person per year means a married doctor with two children pays £1,600/year to use the NHS.

GP who reused single-use implements suspended
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GP who reused single-use implements suspended

The BMJ reports on the findings of a medical practitioners tribunal.

RCGP predicts the future of general practice in new report
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RCGP predicts the future of general practice in new report

The Royal College of General Practitioners sets out its vision of general practice in 2030.

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.