This week – 14 to 20 November – is Self Care Week, which the BMA is very pleased to support.
Self-care is an obvious win-win for patients, GPs and the wider NHS. It empowers patients to take control of their own health and helps them to make informed decisions about which healthcare services they should access and when.read more
The GMC published its annual report on the state of medical education and practice in the UK last week in which it spoke about a ‘state of unease in the medical profession’, highlighting:
•A growing pressure on doctors
•A ‘dangerous level of alienation’ felt by doctors in training
•The impact struggling healthcare services are having on doctors’ education and training
Last week I sent you an email launching our new general practice national survey for GPs in England, with a link to the survey.
If you have not yet completed the survey you can do so hereread more