Date: December 12, 2018
BMA Ethics guidance: decisions about clinically-assisted nutrition and hydration
The guidance is in response to a number of legal developments which have altered how these decisions should be made. It provides the most up-to-date statement of your legal and professional obligations; sets out the decision-making process that should be followed; and provides practical guidance on approaching best interests assessments and second opinions. In.....
Date: December 5, 2018
BMA guidance on mandatory training for GP’s and practice staff. View BMA Guidance
Date: June 12, 2018
Hospital contract guidance – onward referral
New guidance on onward referral has been published by the GPC. Changes to the contract in 2016 allowed for onward referral of patients by secondary care clinicians, in certain situations, rather than having to always require referral back to the GP. The guidance is.....
Date: May 9, 2018
BMA Sessional Pensions Guidance
The BMA Communications team, BMA Pensions team and I have recently been working on converting Krishna Aggarwal’s blogs to guidance on the BMA website.
Date: April 24, 2018
GP Access: meeting the reasonable needs of patients
Please see updated guidance from the BMA on GP Access. Download: GP Access review guidance