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GMC guidance on fatigued doctors welcomed by MDU

The Medical Defence Union (MDU) welcomes updated COVID-19 guidance for GMC fitness to practise decision makers. The guidance advises them to take account of ‘sustained and extreme periods of fatigue’ among doctors. Dr Caroline Fryar, MDU head of advisory services said: “Yesterday, an MDU survey of over 500 members revealed that one in four doctors admitted being… Read more »

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New report suggests most voters think benefits system is unfair

Research published on Sunday by the free-market think tank the Centre for Policy Studies (CPS) and the firm Public First has controversially suggested that there is polling evidence of a “long-term collapse in support for the welfare state”. Previous polling has suggested that public opinion towards welfare had become more sympathetic during the Covid 19… Read more »