Tag : junior doctors strike

“Hunt has abandoned all pragmatism for, at best, political expediency”

3 years ago / 0 comments

The all-out junior doctor’s strike, which saw junior doctors withdraw from emergency care, is certainly ethically contentious – walking out of a crucial public service is always an extreme decision that cannot be taken lightly. This is one of the biggest reasons why, though polling shows the majority of the … Read More

Junior Doctor Contract Imposed Despite Strikes

3 years ago / 0 comments

The controversial new junior doctors’ contract is set to be imposed by the government, despite a nationwide strike that took place on Wednesday. Nearly 3,000 operations were cancelled and appointments faced disruption as junior doctors took part in their second 24-hour strike over the government’s new employment contract. Formal talks … Read More