Government made concessions on weekend working for junior doctors, leaked letter shows

BMJ 2016; 352 doi: (Published 22 January 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;352:i454
  1. Abi Rimmer
  1. 1BMJ Careers

The UK government has offered concessions on weekend pay for junior doctors, as part of negotiations on proposed changes to the contract for doctors in training, HSJ (Health Service Journal) has reported.

The concessions were outlined in a leaked letter sent by the government’s lead negotiator, David Dalton, to Johann Malawana, chair of the BMA’s Junior Doctors Committee, HSJ reports.1

Negotiations between the government and the …

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