Navigation Links
BMA Criticises Government Bid to Claw Back Doctors' Pay

The BMA today criticises a recommendation from the Departments of Health in Great Britain that NHS staff should receive below-inflation pay rises//. In its evidence to the independent Doctors and Dentists Review Body, published today, the government argues for a general uplift to doctors’ pay of 1.5%.

In its own evidence to the Review Body, published yesterday, the BMA said doctors should be awarded pay rises of at least 4% in order to recruit, retain and motivate them.

BMA Chairman, Mr James Johnson, says:

"The Departments of Health proposal for a pay uplift of only 1.5% is an attempt to claw back the pay increases resulting from the contracts introduced for consultants and GPs in the last few years. We don't negotiate contracts in good faith for them to be whittled away over the succeeding years. Doctors are working intensively and under pressure to cut waiting times and deliver high quality services. They deserve a pay rise that reflects their continuing hard work, not one that erodes the value of contracts the government has agreed to."
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Audit Body Criticises Madhya Pradesh for Low Nutrition Levels
2. The Indian Government has given the nod to conduct Human volunteer trials inorder to develop preventive AIDS vaccines
3. The Central Government of India had issued a list of approved ingredients for use in ayurvedic, siddha, unani drugs
4. Tanzanian Government Sanctions $20 Million For AIDS Arug
5. Government Organisation Proposes Strict Guidelines For SubStandard Medical Devices
6. Indian Government warns Gujarat regarding possibility of bird flu
7. Indian Government Sets Up Task Force For Avian flu
8. Delhi Government To Interlink All Major Hospitals Through e-Governance
9. Kerala Government is in High Alert for Bird Flu
10. Philippines Government prepares to counter bird flu
11. Government Takes Tough Stand Against Falling Sex Ratio
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/24/2017)... ... ... My T Chai, a South African company that creates a number of ... a popular website specializing in sales of nutritional products. , Chai tea is ... It spread across Asia and Africa quickly, and today recipes vary from region to ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... expected to be diagnosed globally; approximately 25,000 of them will be malignant.(1) As ... use of this type of healthcare model in the diagnosis and treatment of ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... , ... April 24, 2017 , ... As a former ... a thousand words. The good news for single women is that she put all ... is available on April 25th. Joan's insight, personal experiences and sparkling sense of humor ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... A new global study of ... student well-being has seriously declined. "When disenfranchised youth from the heart of our ... State to turn the historic multi-ethnic and multi-religious powerhouses of the Middle East ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... Miami ... attending the 2017 Oral Reconstruction Foundation’s 2017 Symposium on Tissue Regeneration and Implant ... will present its annual Global Symposium at the Fontainebleau Hotel located in Miami ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017  IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq: ... release financial results for the first quarter 2017 after ... The Company,s management team will host a corresponding conference ... ET. Investors interested in listening to the ... for domestic callers or (703) 326-3030 for international callers, ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... DALLAS , April 19, 2017  Vanderbilt ... the first patients in Nashville , ... the Lower Esophageal Sphincter Stimulation for GERD (LESS GERD) ... designed to provide long-term reflux control by restoring normal ... affects nearly 65 million people in the ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... -- Companion animal vaccines are ... such as canine, avian and feline. ... as Attenuated Live Vaccines, Conjugate Vaccines, Inactivated Vaccines, ... Vaccines. Attenuated live vaccines are derived from disease-causing ... been weakend under laboratory conditions. Conjugate vaccines are ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: