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HCSA Statement on 2020 Budget - welcome but not the end of the issue

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11 Mar 2020

HCSA has today welcomed changes announced in the Budget which mean that the pensions taper will be effectively scrapped for most doctors in April - meeting a longstanding call - but warned the battle is only half won because seniority, pay progression or extra responsib… Read more ››

3 x Job opportunities - National Officer (PT & FT)

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02 Mar 2020

As part of a regional development strategy, HCSA is seeking to appoint three National Officers on a full and part time basis. Read more ››

HCSA News: Change afoot as new Director of Operations takes the reins

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27 Feb 2020

It is a period of change at HCSA. As well as elections for the new Council and our next General Secretary, whose results will be announced shortly, we have moved to a new era in our strategic operations following the retirement of acting chief executive Joe Chattin afte… Read more ››

President's column - Budget is Chancellor's chance to dig us out of this NHS pensions hole

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27 Feb 2020

HCSA President Claudia Paoloni urges the Chancellor to act in the Budget to axe the pensions taper - and explains what the association has been doing to get hospital doctors' views hard Read more ››

HCSA Council Elections: Nominations closing

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28 Jan 2020

Nominations for the 2020-24 Council have to be in by this Friday. Read more ››

All political parties ‘missing in action’ on major NHS medical staffing crisis

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10 Dec 2019

HCSA – the Hospital Doctors union has accused all the main political parties of failing to answer the long-term medical understaffing in hospitals, which together with ongoing pension tax issues has left NHS services facing crisis. Read more ››