The BMA Welsh GP Committee (GPC Wales) has agreed changes to the GP contract for 2021/22 with Welsh Government and NHS Wales. Announced today (Wednesday, 1 December 2021), the cha ...
Responding to news that Government plans to offer Covid-19 booster vaccines to everyone over 18 by the end of January, Dr Farah Jameel, GPC chair at the BMA, said: “GPs and their teams will always be ...
Responding to the publication of Learn Lessons, Save Lives by Covid-19 Bereaved Families for Justice, which the BMA contributed to, Dr Chaand Nagpaul, BMA council chair, said: “As we’ve set out in ...
We only have a small window of opportunity to get this right to ensure that we don’t lose control of this new variant, which has the potential to have a devastating impact on the health service. The ...
In a report 1 out today, the BMA forecasts this winter to be the worst on record for UK health services. The Association believes that the strain on an already exhausted workforce has the potential to ...
Health, care, and public health services across the UK are bracing for the worst winter in their history. There are record numbers of patients waiting for care and treatment. Flu season and the high ...
The new chair of the BMA’s England GP committee has laid out her vision to the profession today, appealing to the Government and GPs to work together to “build general practice back better” and said ...
Responding to the announcement from the UKSHA showing the latest data on the Covid 19 vaccine and pregnancy, Dr Latifa Patel. BMA interim representative body chair, said: “We welcome this new data ...
BMA press release. Responding to outcome by MPs today1 to vote against an amendment in the Health and Care Bill that would grant greater transparency around workforce numbers in the NHS, Dr David ...
Right here, right now is a defining moment for general practice in England.’ Dr Jameel also discussed the results of the indicative ballot of GP practices in England, launched by the BMA after the ...
These statistics clearly illustrate that GPs and their teams are continuing to do more and more as they strive to look after patients who need them the most. “Last month practices in England delivered ...
The BMA's England GP committee has a new chair. Members of the committee voted for a new chair earlier today and Dr Farah Jameel, a GP based in north London, has been duly elected. "I am delighted and ...