Consultants

BMA Scotland Consultants Report 2021 – Our response

BMA Scotland Consultants Report 2021 – Our response

The President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Professor Jackie Taylor has commented on the publication today (Friday 26 March 2021) of the British Medical Association Scotland (BMA) Report on consultant retention in the NHS 2021.

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Scottish Medical Workforce – an outline of challenges and offer of solutions

Scottish Medical Workforce – an outline of challenges and offer of solutions

The workforce challenges facing the NHS are now the greatest current threat to the provision of quality health care in the UK. While the number of consultant posts in NHS Scotland has increased by about 15 percent in the past 5 years, these posts remain unfilled due to a shortage of doctors.

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Blog: NHS Scotland has been unable to fill a growing number of consultant vacancies

Blog: NHS Scotland has been unable to fill a growing number of consultant vacancies

Professor Jackie Taylor writes on the latest External Adviser’s Annual Report for NHS Scotland appointments, which shows that Scotland’s health service has been unable to fill a growing number of consultant vacancies.

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