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BMA urges government to return to junior contract negotiations

BMJ 2016; 353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i1983 (Published 05 April 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;353:i1983
  1. Abi Rimmer
  1. BMJ Careers
  1. arimmer{at}bmj.com

The BMA has urged the government to return to negotiations on a new junior doctor contract in England, ahead of a fourth round of industrial action.

Junior doctors are set to take industrial action, providing emergency care only for 48 hours, between 8am on Wednesday 6 April and 8am on Friday 8 April.

Johann Malawana, chair of the BMA’s Junior Doctors Committee, said that junior doctors were taking action because …

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