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Help shape the HCSA - join our constitutional review group

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06 Dec 2021

HCSA has called on members to consider becoming part of its new constitutional review working group and help forge an association fighting fit for the future. Read more ››

Obituary: Robin Loveday - past president

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03 Dec 2021

Winston Peters looks back on the life of past president Robin Loveday, much-loved consultant anaesthetist, sailor and 'gadget man' Read more ››

HCSA: Compulsory vaccination impact statement cause for concern

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09 Nov 2021

HCSA has expressed “deep concern” at a government impact statement suggesting one in 20 NHS England staff could leave next April under plans to impose compulsory Covid-19 vaccination announced today. Read more ››

Black History Month - pioneering neurologist Dr Risien Russell

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07 Oct 2021

This October, HCSA is marking Black History Month by shining a spotlight on black doctors who are unsung heroes of British history. This week we explore the contribution of Dr Risien Russell, who rose to become a top neurologist. Read more ››

Update on HCSA indicative ballot on pay

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22 Sep 2021

HCSA is currently coordinating with other health unions following the closure of our indicative ballot which asked members for their views on strike action and action short of a strike. Read more ››

TUC 2021: HCSA wins backing for probe into NHS 'institutional racism'

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13 Sep 2021

HCSA today won backing from the annual trade union parliament for its stance calling for an independent review into the ethnicity pay gap in medicine rather than mere “lip service”. Read more ››