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Closure of NHS Practitioner Health to hospital staff in England: HCSA statement

15 Apr 2024

Following pressure from united hospital staff, NHS Practitioner Health will be extended for 12 months to new and existing patients. Read HCSA's original statement on the planned cuts. Read more ››

Temporary changes to service due to system upgrade

08 Apr 2024

A major upgrade to HCSA’s IT system will take place over two weeks from April 8th. This will involve changes to our online member portal and your login details. Read more ››

Be bold, be forthright and show you have teeth, HCSA tells DDRB pay body

20 Mar 2024

HCSA leaders have told doctors’ pay review body the DDRB "to show it has teeth" and tackle long-term pay erosion. Read more ››

HCSA junior doctors urge action on associates at NHS England meet

19 Mar 2024

HCSA junior doctors’ leaders have met senior NHS England representatives to call for action on growing concerns over medical “associate” professionals. Read more ››

HCSA calls for action on ‘cover-up culture’ fuelled by NHS leadership

18 Mar 2024

HCSA has provided testimony to senior MPs over the culture of fear created by NHS managers trying to prevent doctors speaking up on safety. Read more ››

Webinar: Impact of revised consultant offer on pension tax

11 Mar 2024

HCSA has teamed up with Quilter NHS pensions expert Graham Crossley to deliver a webinar on how the revised government offer to consultants could affect pensions. Read more ››