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Matt Hancock has retained his seat in landslide victory
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Matt Hancock has retained his seat in landslide victory

Medical organisations begin to respond to the election win.

President Trump congratulates Boris Johnson on election win
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President Trump congratulates Boris Johnson on election win

The election results have reignited concerns regarding the privatisation of the NHS by US corporations.

Engagement with medical tribunal linked to less serious judgements
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Engagement with medical tribunal linked to less serious judgements

Attending hearings and retaining legal representation was associated with less severe sanctions.

The BMJ Christmas 2019 appeal: support urged for WaterAid
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The BMJ Christmas 2019 appeal: support urged for WaterAid

The charitable Alchemy Foundation will double every donation from BMJ readers up to £25,000.

Public believe more than half of fake news about health care spread online
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Public believe more than half of fake news about health care spread online

New research by leading health economists from Kingston University in London.

Call to speed up implementation of Scottish GP contract
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Call to speed up implementation of Scottish GP contract

Scotland’s health secretary addressed the Scottish local medical committees conference yesterday.

Avoid an NHS reorganisation, RCoA warns next government
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Avoid an NHS reorganisation, RCoA warns next government

The Royal College of Anaesthetists has issued a pre-election manifesto.

UK health service lagging behind other high-income countries
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UK health service lagging behind other high-income countries

A comparison of quality indicators for healthcare systems in 10 countries.

RCP welcomes new NHS pensions arrangement
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RCP welcomes new NHS pensions arrangement

In new temporary arrangements, clinicians who face a tax liability will not have to pay the charge out of their own pockets.

Save the NHS pre-election video goes viral
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Save the NHS pre-election video goes viral

Front-line staff debunk Conservatives’ statements on being ‘the party of the NHS’.

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.