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Statement on Zholia Alemi

Statement | 18 Nov 2018
Statement from our Chief Executive, Charlie Massey, on the case of Zholia Alemi.
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Under-pressure doctors need time for patients, says GMC

Press release | 24 Oct 2018
Heavy workloads are undermining doctor-patient relationships by eroding the time they have together to discuss treatment and care, the General Medical Council (GMC) has warned.

Two new Council members appointed by GMC

Press release | 9 Nov 2018
The General Medical Council has appointed two new members to its Council after a competitive selection process.

Updated handbook on effective clinical governance for doctors

News | 1 Nov 2018
The General Medical Council (GMC) has published a revised clinical governance handbook for organisations that employ, contract or oversee the practice of doctors in the UK.

Team reflection key to a learning culture, says GMC Chair

Press release | 26 Oct 2018
Prof Sir Terence Stephenson says regulators and employers must work together to foster reflection and learning when errors occur.
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GMC publishes Wessex region review

Press release | 19 Oct 2018
The General Medical Council (GMC) has published its review of medical education and training sites across Health Education England’s (HEE) Wessex region, including Dorset, Southampton and the Isle of Wight.
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Clarity needed for European doctors post-Brexit, GMC warns

Press release | 15 Oct 2018
The General Medical Council (GMC) has warned that doctors from the European Economic Area (EEA) are growing increasingly nervous about the post-Brexit landscape.

GMC welcomes regulation of new roles

Statement | 12 Oct 2018
The GMC says the decision to regulate physician associates and physician assistants in anaesthesia will help professionals reach their full potential.
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Human Factors training to be rolled out for investigators

Press release | 10 Oct 2018
All of the General Medical Council’s fitness to practise decision makers, case examiners and clinical experts are to receive Human Factors training

GMC welcomes legal clarity on prescribing Avastin

Statement | 21 Sep 2018
The GMC says the High Court decision has brought important clarity to an issue which has caused doctors concern.

Consultation on support for disabled doctors closing

Press release | 13 Sep 2018
UK health services may be missing out because doctors with disabilities and health issues don’t always get the support they need to fulfil their potential, says the General Medical Council (GMC).
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New guidance to help you with reflection

News | 12 Sep 2018
New guidance has been published to support you in being reflective practitioners in partnership with the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, the Conference of Postgraduate Medical Deans, the General Medical Council and the Medical Schools Council.