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chroniclelive
Calls made for GP appointments to be limited to no more than 25 a dayper doctor, industry leaders have said. There are also calls for them to be le
Calls made for GP appointments to be limited to no more than 25 a day
chroniclelive / Posted 17 hours ago
per doctor, industry leaders have said. There are also calls for them to be lengthened to 15 minutes per appointment. The British Medical Association (BMA) has said GPs are being forced to deliver an unsafe number of consultations in an... Read more
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18h
express
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day, BMA saysDoctors union have warned that patients should be given appointments that are a
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day, BMA says
express / Posted 18 hours ago
Doctors union have warned that patients should be given appointments that are at least 15 minutes But the British Medical Association also called for the number of slots per family doctor to be limited to 25 daily. The advice is issued in the Safe... Read more
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21h
express
Stop EU farce and sort NHS Sturgeon: Medics blast SNP as Scottish care is 'at its knees'blind eye while the public service haemorrhages cash. Simon Barker, chairman o
Stop EU farce and sort NHS Sturgeon: Medics blast SNP as Scottish care is 'at its knees'
express / Posted 21 hours ago
blind eye while the public service haemorrhages cash. Simon Barker, chairman of the Scottish Consultants Committee of the British Medical Association, says workers are being silenced because the debate is not "honest." Ms Sturgeon and her... Read more
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Horncastle Today
A&E waiting times paint a worrying pictureon trolleys. As we currently face an unprecedented NHS crisis, these alarming
A&E waiting times paint a worrying picture
Horncastle Today / Posted yesterday
on trolleys. As we currently face an unprecedented NHS crisis, these alarming figures should serve as a wake up call that more targeted investment is needed in this vital area of healthcare. Dr Anthea Mowat Chairman British Medical Asso... Read more
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Louth Leader
A&E waiting times paint a worrying pictureon trolleys. As we currently face an unprecedented NHS crisis, these alarming
A&E waiting times paint a worrying picture
Louth Leader / Posted yesterday
on trolleys. As we currently face an unprecedented NHS crisis, these alarming figures should serve as a wake up call that more targeted investment is needed in this vital area of healthcare. Dr Anthea Mowat Chairman British Medical Asso... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
GP appointments should be 15 minutes in length and no more than 25 a day per doctor - industry leadersGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes in length and no more than 25 a day per doctor - industry leaders
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Guess who is on the end of a kicking from Ed Balls for Labour's election defeat?health correspondent Helen Puttick speaks to Simon Barker, the new chairman of
Guess who is on the end of a kicking from Ed Balls for Labour's election defeat?
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
health correspondent Helen Puttick speaks to Simon Barker, the new chairman of the Scottish Consultants Committee of the British Medical Association. The surgeon says cash pressures were hitting the NHS hard. “We are on our knees now,” he says.... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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This is Oxfordshire
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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Lancashire Telegraph
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
The News and Star
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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Shropshire Star
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA « Shropshire StarThe British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the ground". The proposals come as part of Safe Working Levels in General Practice, a report which discusses measures which... Read more
26 related stories
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West Moreland Gazette
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
Kingston Guardian
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
Oxford Mail
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
Bury Times
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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Gazette
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Gazette / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
guardian-series
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
Harrow Times
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
This is West Country
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
Gazette News
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
Express and Star
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA « Express & StarThe British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the ground". The proposals come as part of Safe Working Levels in General Practice, a report which discusses measures which... Read more
26 related stories
1d
Bolton News
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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Belfast Telegraph
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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Wandsworth Guardian
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
1d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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North-West Evening Mail
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
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Croydon Guardian
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMAGPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per
GP appointments should be 15 minutes and no more than 25 a day - BMA
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
GPs appointments should be lengthened to 15 minutes and limited to 25 a day per doctor, industry leaders have said. The British Medical Association (BMA) suggested the changes to current to in a bid to stop general practice being "run into the... Read more
26 related stories
2d
chroniclelive
Seven day NHS: The case for and against plans for seven-day workingcare, clinical outcomes and experiences.” Chris Radburn/PA WireAn Accident and
Seven day NHS: The case for and against plans for seven-day working
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
care, clinical outcomes and experiences.” Chris Radburn/PA WireAn Accident and Emergency sign THE CASE AGAINST The British Medical Association has said there is insufficient staffing and funding to deliver seven-day services in the... Read more
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Express and Star
Stafford hospital crisis: Long journeys for parents to find A&E « Express & Starhealth professionals in Staffordshire, in direct contradiction of the Governmen
Stafford hospital crisis: Long journeys for parents to find A&E « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 2 days ago
health professionals in Staffordshire, in direct contradiction of the Government’s vow to ensure there were more. The British Medical Association said the suspension of services was proof Whitehall chiefs did not have a solution to the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
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guardian-series
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
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Lancashire Telegraph
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
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Kingston Guardian
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
North-West Evening Mail
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
The News and Star
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
Oxford Mail
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
Gazette News
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
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Bolton News
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
Wandsworth Guardian
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
Harrow Times
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
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Croydon Guardian
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
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Hampshire Chronicle
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
This is Oxfordshire
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
Bury Times
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
Gazette
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
4d
This is West Country
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely pos
Hospital's children's A&E services suspended as 'not clinically safe'
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
clear responsibility to restore this essential service as soon as is safely possible." Dr Anthea Mowat, chairwoman of the British Medical Association representative body, said the closure is another example of patients being failed because the... Read more
29 related stories
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Belfast Telegraph
Antrim man claims Do Not Resuscitate order placed on medical file at hospital without his knowledgewill not attempt to bring a patient back to life if they stop breathing or thei
Antrim man claims Do Not Resuscitate order placed on medical file at hospital without his knowledge
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
will not attempt to bring a patient back to life if they stop breathing or their heart stops. Guidelines issued by the British Medical Association and the Royal College of Nursing say the DNR orders should only be implemented after a discussion... Read more
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International Business Times
Leaked documents cast doubt over seven-day NHS planNHS's own plan for the future, alongside thousands of extra doctors and nurses
Leaked documents cast doubt over seven-day NHS plan
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
NHS's own plan for the future, alongside thousands of extra doctors and nurses on our wards." Dr Mark Porter, head of the British Medical Association, said the leaked papers revealed the government did not care about repeated warnings it received... Read more
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