HCSA wins TUC backing for SPA squeeze focus

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21 Nov 2016

Consultant shortages and the “deplorable” squeeze on SPA time facing HCSA members were placed front and centre by our delegation at the annual TUC conference in Brighton in September. Read more ››

Chief executive's notes: HCSA at TUC, exit penalties, recognition, Westminster visit

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21 Nov 2016

HCSA General Secretary Eddie Saville casts his eye over some of the latest issues Read more ››

President's view: Spread of the annualisation bug

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21 Nov 2016

HR departments are increasingly catching doctors out with sleights of hand that can bring annualised hours by stealth. It pays to remain vigilant, says President Ross Welch Read more ››

Charting the decline of SPA time

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21 Nov 2016

HCSA chair CLAUDIA PAOLONI looks at unprecedented pressure on consultants’ time and warns of dire future consequences Read more ››

Know your rights: When a new employer is taking over

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21 Nov 2016

National Officer and legal expert Richard Wilde explains the legal ins and outs of the TUPE – Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) – regulations Read more ››