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Move to ban private practice may be illegal

BMJ 2000; 321 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7262.655/b (Published 16 September 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:655
  1. Linda Beecham
  1. BMJ

    The BMA believes that the proposal in the UK government's recent health reform programme for England, The NHS Plan (5 August, p 317), that newly qualified consultants should work exclusively for the NHS for “perhaps” the first seven years of their career may be illegal. The association has taken advice on European and human rights legislation and hopes to negotiate with the …

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