Posts filed under: Position Statements

The Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT) and the British Orthopaedic Trainees’ Association (BOTA) are extremely disappointed by the decision of the Joint Committee on Surgical Training (JCST) and the Royal Colleges to raise the annual trainee fee by a...
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BOTA have spent the weekend analysing the new terms & conditions of service (TCS) and have attempted to remain objective throughout. Below is an attempt to summarise the 81 page document in the context of a trauma & orthopaedics trainee....
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With news today that the BMA and Department of Health have reached agreement on a new Junior Doctor Contract we are sure many of you are wondering what has changed to bring about agreement. The new terms & conditions of...
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  Dear colleagues, We understand the considerable pressure junior doctors are under at the moment and it is important that we maintain our own welfare as well as that of our patients. The stresses of working in an under-resourced and...
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On the 31st of March 2016 the Department of Health/NHS Employers released the full terms and conditions of the August 2016 junior doctors contract due for imposition from August 2016.   The announcement of these terms and conditions has lead...
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