The BMA (@TheBMA )


Bio We are the trade union and professional body for doctors and medical students in the UK.
Location London
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Account created 28-03-2008 11:55:14
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Falcon Social Media Management : Being part of the BMA is much more than protection, it is supporting your profession - did you know we provide a counselling service for all UK medics?

Join us now and pay nothing until October

TweetDeck : The Government must do all it can to maintain free parking for NHS staff, who continue to go to great lengths to care for patients.

Read the letter to Edward Argar from our council chair Chaand Nagpaul

Falcon Social Media Management : AllyMedic Dr Tony Goldstone Hi Ally, thanks for contacting the BMA.

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TweetDeck : The latest stats for the NHS in England show planned operations in May were down 80% year on year.

It's further evidence of how vital the NHS is supported to meet the rise in demand in the coming months and years. Read our full statement:…

TweetDeck : Reintroducing parking charges for NHS staff is a rebuff to their immense efforts and the sacrifices they've made to keep others safe during the current pandemic.

Our council chair Chaand Nagpaul speaking up for members in the guardian:…

Falcon Social Media Management : Its your last chance to answer our latest COVID-19 tracker survey. Open to all doctors in England and Wales, but hurry - it closes this afternoon…

iPhone : Are you a doctor in England or Wales? Take a moment to answer our latest COVID-19 tracker survey - previous results have been used to lobby on your behalf on everything from protecting BAME staff to PPE…

TweetDeck : Given the Govt's previous promise to give the NHS ‘whatever it needs’, the absence of any new commitment to significant health investment in the #SummerStatement speech today is astonishing.

Read our full response:…

Twitter Web App : England must follow Scotland and mandate facemasks, writes Dr Peter English of The BMA

Twitter Web App : One of the benefits of BMA membership is workplace support; our team of expert advisers is available 24/7. If you’re not already a member, join now and don’t pay anything until October

Twitter Web App : We are hearing concerning reports of confidential details about a doctors’ #COVID19 status being disclosed to other staff when rota problems arise. This is an unacceptable breach of confidentiality; if it's happened to you, our employment advisers can help…

TweetDeck : Weve always argued that NHS staff shouldnt have to pay parking fees just to go to work. Reintroducing these fees during the current pandemic is a rebuff to the sacrifices weve made.

Our council chair Chaand Nagpaul has made this clear across the press today…

TweetDeck : "As a doctor working in southeast England and an expert in public health, I fear that unless England takes similar steps... we are almost inviting a second peak in infection in the next few months" - read Peter English #FBPE on facemasks in Red Box today…

iPhone : Remember when I wrote about mental health care in the UK -

Well, the The BMA released a report on Covid-19's impact on mental health care - exactly what I reported. Check the report here: Andrew molodynski #nhs #Mentalhealth

iPhone : **** LATEST BMA Dr SURVEY OUT *****
Our latest The BMA survey asking doctors for their experiences during #COVIDー19 - it makes a big difference in representing you. Please complete ASAP. Closes Thu afternoon…

Falcon Social Media Management : Working as an NHS medic is challenging at the best of times. We provide the support you need – join today for free membership until October