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Sunday 18 March 2018


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Practice managers need ‘bad weather policy’, says union

Wednesday 7th March 2018

Practices need to be better prepared to respond to the harsh weather, the Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS) has suggested.

In some areas, practice staff struggled to get to work last week, and many practices had to close earlier or cancel appointments after the ‘beast from the east’ hit the UK with snow and...

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The GMC said “unconscious bias” could be why BME medical graduates pass specialty exams at a lower rate
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GPs are more involved in their CCGs than they were with previous forms of commissioning, according to a new report
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The RCGP has announced the appointment of regional ambassadors to help implement NHS England's GP Forward View
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The Health Foundation is calling on policymakers to look at how international recruitment could be used to address looming workforce shortages