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General Medical Council objects to overarching regulatory body

BMJ 2001; 323 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7317.826/c (Published 13 October 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:826
  1. Andrew Moscrop
  1. BMJ

    The General Medical Council, which regulates the UK medical profession, has objected to government proposals for an overarching body, which would be responsible for all the bodies that now regulate the health professionals.

    The council published its objections to the government's proposals for a council of health regulators in a memo to the Department of Health last week. Among its criticisms, it objects to …

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