Tag: Black And Minority Ethnic
about 1 year ago
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Doctors' union accused of sexism and racism after first female chair ousted on maternity leave

Dr Farah Jameel, a family doctor in London, was elected as the first female chair of the BMA’s GP committee in Novemb...

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about 2 years ago
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Why artificial intelligence in the NHS could fail women and ethnic minorities

Experts warn that new research into AI in healthcare shows a failure to consider the full range of potential bias aga...

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about 2 years ago
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Doctors call on BMA to lobby Home Office over "inhumane" visa rules for elderly relatives

The changes have forced many doctors to quit their NHS jobs, as highlighted repeatedly by i, in order to return to th...

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about 2 years ago
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NHS staff should be prepared for rising numbers of racist attacks, medics warn

A BMA report to be published this month is expected to confirm ethnic minority staff facing 'debilitating' levels of ...

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about 2 years ago
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Suspension of GP after requesting laptop ‘will put medics off general practice’, Royal College warns

Royal College of GPs said Dr Manjula Arora's case should never have got past General Medical Council's screening proc...

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about 2 years ago
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GP suspended over laptop request will have case reviewed after doctors unite in anger

General Medical Council says it will look again at its medical tribunal's decision to suspend Dr Manjula Arora for 28...

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about 2 years ago
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Low Covid jab uptake among minorities shows health officials need to 'win back trust'

University of East London's Professor Winston Morgan said it will take up to 15 years for ethnic minority communities...

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about 2 years ago
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Black and Asian Britons who refused Covid vaccine faced racial discrimination from NHS staff

One in 10 people from ethnic minority groups who refused a vaccine experienced racial discrimination in a medical set...

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over 2 years ago
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Low vaccine take-up linked to higher risk of Covid deaths among some ethnic groups

Risk of death for black African and Caribbean people is greater - but once the figures are adjusted for vaccination s...

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almost 3 years ago
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'Racism kills': Anger grows as report finds white medics had better PPE access than BAME staff

Chair of the British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin said the findings were 'damning but hardly surprising...

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almost 3 years ago
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Kevin Clarke: Police watchdog reopens investigation into 'I can't breathe' death

IOPC decision follows inquest last year which heard that restraint used by officers, which caused Mr Clarke to strugg...

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about 3 years ago
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South Asians in the UK 'at greater risk' from Covid-19 during second wave

'It's concerning to see that the disparity widened among South Asian groups,' Dr Rohini Mathur, assistant professor o...

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about 3 years ago
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NHS chiefs urge Black Britons to come forward for Covid jab in final big push to boost uptake

Just over 63 per cent of Black Britons aged 50 and over have had the vaccine compared to 93.8 per cent among White Br...

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over 3 years ago
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Black and Asian midwives set to inspire next gen of NHS staff and improve birth inequalities

Oral histories of BAME staff working in Manchester have been collected for a new book it is hoped will inspire the ne...

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over 3 years ago
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The doctors and nurses fighting ethnic minority vaccine hesitancy in their own time

One NHS doctor said ethnic minority frontline workers face a 'cultural taxation' when tackling vaccine hesitancy in t...

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over 3 years ago
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NHS blueprint for tackling BAME vaccine hesitancy revealed

Significant gaps remain between white communities and minority ethnic groups when it comes to vaccine uptake rates, e...

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over 3 years ago
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If ethnic minorities are more vulnerable they should be on priority list, says inequality group

Dr Habib Naqvi, director of the NHS Race and Health Observatory, said it was urgent officials looked into whether eth...

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over 3 years ago
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Black men twice as likely as White men to have increased genetic risk of prostate cancer

The genetic analysis is the largest and most ethnically diverse ever conducted in prostate cancer

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