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News

GMC cuts fees for new doctors

14th December 2017

Registration and renewal fees for new doctors are set to be reduced from next year, the GMC has announced. Doctors set to apply for provisional registration in 2018 will benefit from total savings of £1,190 [read more]

News

BMA clarifies guidance on mental health fees

14th December 2017

Doctors can charge for Mental Health Act assessments in their own hospitals when conducted outside their contracted working hours, BMA advice says. The advice has been issued following calls from several members for clarification on [read more]

Features

Aligning with the NHS data protection standards

13th December 2017

Cybersecurity, data protection, e-safety and ransomware are all terms that we have become very familiar with – as they say, ‘The threat is real’. Paul Heath, regional director, UK&I Public Sector at McAfee, discusses the [read more]

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