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Doctors' leaders ask GMC to rethink its plans for reform

BMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7281.258/a (Published 03 February 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:258
  1. Linda Beecham
  1. BMJ

    The BMA and the UK Academy of Medical Royal Colleges have urged the General Medical Council to rethink the plans for its reform.

    They have set out their proposals in a plan, which they say will make the council more “effective, efficient, and accountable to patients.” They want the current 104 strong council reduced to about 50, with a small executive of 10 to 15 members. The council, however, had suggested a small executive backed by a …

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