Doctors’ pay: BMA to ask consultants if they would consider industrial action over awardBMJ 2021; 374 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.n1881 (Published 26 July 2021) Cite this as: BMJ 2021;374:n1881
- Abi Rimmer
- The BMJ
Consultants in England will be surveyed on whether they wish to consider any form of action over the award of a 3% pay rise, the BMA has said.
On 21 July the Department of Health and Social Care announced that NHS staff, including consultants, in England will receive a 3% pay rise backdated to April 2021.1 The BMA criticised the “below-inflation” rise, saying that it didn’t go far enough …