NHS overhauls funding of medical educationBMJ 1996; 313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.313.7057.577a (Published 07 September 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:577
A radical overhaul in the funding of medical education in England, based on a system of local purchasing, has been drawn up by the NHS Executive. One aim would be to identify and fund the real costs of training, including consultants' time but deducting the estimated service contribution of junior doctors.
This is the long term proposal of the consultation document Funding Post Graduate Medical and Dental Education in England, on which ministerial decisions are due early next year. The government has already approved changes in …
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