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Ask the Expert: How do I deal with a toxic team member

Her constant negativity is affecting the entire team. What can I do?

  • 11 September 2023
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Supporting physician associates in clinical practice

Physician associates are able to work independently but must have “appropriate support”.

  • 31 August 2023
  • Risk alert

Updated NICE guidance could lead to around 100,000 fewer colonoscopies

NICE has recommended that people with signs or symptoms of colorectal cancer should be offered home quantitative faecal immunochemical tests (FIT) which could lead to faster diagnosis and fewer patients referred to secondary care for an unnecessary colonoscopy.

  • 31 August 2023
  • News

“World first” rollout of cancer jab that cuts treatment time

AN anti-cancer injection that will cut treatment times by up to 75 per cent for some cancer patients is set to be rolled out “within weeks” by NHS England.

  • 31 August 2023
  • News

MDDUS comments on new General Medical Council guidance

NHS leaders must support doctors to act on new GMC guidance to challenge concerning behaviour at work

  • 22 August 2023
  • Press release

Updated GMC guidance highlights support for doctors to “speak out”

NHS leaders must support doctors to act when faced with challenging behaviours at work – so says MDDUS in response to the publication by the General Medical Council of updated professional standards in Good medical practice (GMP).

  • 22 August 2023
  • News

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given of the one hundred and twentieth Annual General Meeting of The Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland

  • 21 August 2023
  • MDDUS Update

Dental care professional numbers on the up

THE GDC has reported an increase in the number of dental care professionals (DCPs) on the UK Register compared with the downward trajectory of previous years.

  • 18 August 2023
  • News

Digital phonelines a positive step says RCGP

DIGITAL phonelines are a positive step but there is “dire need” of more GPs, says the RCGP in response to the Government announcement that more than a thousand GP practices in England have signed up for digital upgrades.

  • 18 August 2023
  • News

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