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NHS paediatrician accused of worrying parents into private care
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NHS paediatrician accused of worrying parents into private care

The paediatrician is facing allegations that his actions in relation to three patients were financially motivated and dishonest.

Hundreds of healthcare professionals join Extinction Rebellion protest
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Hundreds of healthcare professionals join Extinction Rebellion protest

The group laid 110 pairs of shoes outside the Houses of Parliament to highlight the number of deaths caused in the UK each day from to air pollution.

Trends in GP income in England 2008-2017
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Trends in GP income in England 2008-2017

A retrospective analysis of repeated postal surveys.

High Court rules NI’s abortion law breaches human rights
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High Court rules NI’s abortion law breaches human rights

A High Court judge has ruled in favour of Sarah Ewart who has led a campaign to change Northern Ireland’s abortion laws after she was refused a termination.

Home Office U-turn on doctor deportation-threat decision
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Home Office U-turn on doctor deportation-threat decision

Dr Mu-Chun Chiang was told to leave the country or face being “detained and removed”.

BMA helps end patient charges for mental health debt forms
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BMA helps end patient charges for mental health debt forms

Patients with mental health problems will no longer have to pay to have the Debt and Mental Health Evidence Form completed.

Scottish government announces extra foundation training posts
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Scottish government announces extra foundation training posts

The first 51 additional posts will be available in 2021.

Enhanced relocation entitlements for Welsh trainees
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Enhanced relocation entitlements for Welsh trainees

There will be a further review of the policy next year, with a view to increasing annual allowances and allowing rollover of unused funds.

GP practice websites breaching NHS Standard Operating Principles
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GP practice websites breaching NHS Standard Operating Principles

Requesting proof of address for patients registration could be considered a breach of the Equalities Act 2010.

Inquiry launched into urology unit at Morecambe Bay Trust
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Inquiry launched into urology unit at Morecambe Bay Trust

The move follows allegations by a former urologist at the trust regarding poor patient care.

Doctor charged with four counts of sexual assault
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Doctor charged with four counts of sexual assault

The incidents are alleged to have taken place at Stoke Mandeville Hospital and Wycombe General Hospital between 2005 and 2018.

Better access to alternative therapies needed, says RCGP
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Better access to alternative therapies needed, says RCGP

RCGP responds to PHE report on prescribing of benzodiazepines, z-drugs, gabapentinoids, opioids, and antidepressants.

BMA backs neurologist slammed by Rees-Mogg
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BMA backs neurologist slammed by Rees-Mogg

Mr Rees-Mogg accused the Birmingham doctor of ‘fearmongering’ when he publicly raised concerns about drug shortages in a no-deal Brexit.

UK GPs earned an average of £94,800 in 2017-18
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UK GPs earned an average of £94,800 in 2017-18

New figures show expenses also increased significantly.