Posts Tagged ‘Junior contract’

Royal College of Physicians: junior contract not final point of journey, but a starting position

The junior doctor contract negotiations and ongoing dispute have been a long journey. But, as a profession, we have come a long way over the past 10 months...

Junior doctors furious after new ‘example’ rotas show them working consecutive weekends

Junior doctors have reacted with fury after new example rotas show them working both Saturday and Sunday up to three weeks in a row despite a pledge by Jer...

Government offers junior doctor contract concessions according to leaked letter

The government’s lead negotiator on the junior contract has offered significant concessions to break the standoff ahead of the next strike. A leaked l...

Junior doctors contract: “Recruitment is already being damaged with exodus of trainees”

Junior doctors are voting with their feet over the government's determination to impose a new contract on them. Trainees are now looking to register for...

“Juniors will not re-enter contract negotiations because what is on offer now worse than before”

On 13 August 2015, the BMA junior doctors committee decided not to re-enter negotiations with NHS Employers over a new contract for trainees. Here’s w...

NHS Employers reaction to the BMA’s 10 reasons for not re-entering contract negotiations

The BMA "10 reasons for not re-entering negotiations" demonstrate a staggering lack of understanding of what the Doctors and Dentists Review Body (DDRB) re...

Junior doctors reject government’s attempts to re-start contract negotiations

Junior doctors have rejected the government's attempts to kick start the contract negotiation process a head of a September 'deadline for agreement'. Th...

BMA submits evidence on doctor contracts

The BMA has reiterated calls for any proposed changes to doctors’ contracts to be best for patients, fair for doctors and sustainable for the NHS. This ...