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DDRB pay award will fuel practice closures, warns BMA

DDRB pay award will fuel practice closures, warns BMA
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Doctors face a real-terms pay cut under a 1% overall pay rise recommended by the independent doctors and dentists review body (DDRB) that will fuel pressure on the NHS by driving up GP practice closures, hospital rota gaps and consultant vacancies, the BMA has warned.

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