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The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties in Scotland Strategic Priorities 2020-2023

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties in Scotland Strategic Priorities 2020-2023

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties in Scotland (the “Scottish Academy”) has published its strategic priorities to 2023. The focus of the strategy is on collaborative working between the different medical professions in Scotland, to improve quality of care for patients.

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Royal College calls for long-term action on NHS pensions to avert retirement crisis

Royal College calls for long-term action on NHS pensions to avert retirement crisis

Professor Jackie Taylor, the President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow has called for a long-term solution to be found to retain experienced NHS consultants in the health service. The call follows separate announcements this week by the UK and Scottish Governments of short-term measures designed to encourage consultants to maintain or increase their working hours over the busy winter period.

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Dr David Caesar’s top tips for Making Life Work Better

Dr David Caesar’s top tips for Making Life Work Better

As part of our work to help improve the wellbeing of our membership and the wider health care profession, on Thursday this week (12 September) we’re running Making Life Work Better.

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College seeks role in addressing workforce issues

College seeks role in addressing workforce issues

Professor Jackie Taylor, the President Elect of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, has called on the Scottish Government to set out its plans to address the current serious workforce challenges facing the NHS in Scotland.

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