UK nurses and doctors receive pay boostBMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7229.205/b (Published 22 January 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:205
- Linda Beecham
About 60000 experienced nurses in the United Kingdom have been awarded a 7.8%increase (worth up to £1390 ($2224) a year) to improve career progression and reward skill and experience. This means that from 1 April the basic pay of an experienced staff nurse outside London will rise to about £19220.
The nurses' pay review body, which made the recommendation, has also …