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Report of the Paterson Inquiry published
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Report of the Paterson Inquiry published

Paterson Inquiry calls for a public central bank of performance measures for all consultants in England.

Scotland calls for solution to pension tax issue in March budget
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Scotland calls for solution to pension tax issue in March budget

Scotland’s health secretary calls on UK chancellor to take the opportunity of the March budget to fully and finally remedy the situation.

Home Office launches new fast-track visa scheme
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Home Office launches new fast-track visa scheme

Top scientists and researchers to be given fast tracked entry to the UK.

1 in 3 UK doctors report burn out and compassion fatigue
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1 in 3 UK doctors report burn out and compassion fatigue

Doctors in emergency medicine scored highest for burn out, while GPs scored highest for compassion fatigue.

Doctors told to discharge patients, despite possible harm
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Doctors told to discharge patients, despite possible harm

In a memo to doctors, the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust said patients could be discharged ‘earlier than some clinicians would like’.

BMA secures High Court victory on pension changes
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BMA secures High Court victory on pension changes

The changes would have seen pension benefits withdrawn from any doctor accused of a crime.

Great Ormond Street Hospital tackles two sparring consultants
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Great Ormond Street Hospital tackles two sparring consultants

Experts were called in to resolve tensions between two consultant paediatric urology surgeons.

Pharmacist sentenced for supplying drugs to criminal associates
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Pharmacist sentenced for supplying drugs to criminal associates

An MHRA investigation revealed illegally supplied opiates, tranquillisers and tamoxifen worth £280,490.

RCPE to collaborate with Iraq on medical training
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RCPE to collaborate with Iraq on medical training

The agreement is aimed at bolstering medical training in Iraq and Kurdistan.

1 in 3 specialty and associate specialists report being bullied by a colleague
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1 in 3 specialty and associate specialists report being bullied by a colleague

New report from the GMC.

Bring me joy
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Bring me joy

Sharing thoughts on what makes the job joyful.

RCoA responds to Queen’s Speech
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RCoA responds to Queen’s Speech

The NHS is to be put at the heart of the new Government’s domestic agenda.

RCPE warns Government against removing the sugar tax
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RCPE warns Government against removing the sugar tax

Instead of reversing the levy, the College wants it to be extended to cover other products such as caffeinated drinks, milkshakes and fruit smoothies.

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.