Junior Doctor Contract: Industrial action scheduled as talks fail to reach an agreement

Written by Amar Puttanna on 05 January 2016. Modified on 11 January 2016. Hits: 2679

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Talks between NHS England, Department of Health and the BMA failed to achieve an agreement on the junior doctor contract therefore the BMA have announced the plan for industrial action:

12th January 2016 - 13th January 2016: Emergency care only for 24hrs from Tuesday 8am to Wednesday 8am.

26th January 2016 - 28th January 2016: Emergency care only for 48hrs from Tuesday 8am to Thursday 8am.

10th February 2016: Full withdrawal of labour 8am to 5pm on the Wednesday.

Please take time to read correspondence between the BMA, DoH and NHS England here

Read the latest updates on the BMA website including the BMA statement on the summary offer here

Letter from NHS England to all junior doctors




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