BAMM British Association of Medical Managers

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Doctors 'know best' on resources

Doctors are the best judges of when public resources should be used for patient care, a leading medic has declared.

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BAMM ceases trading and cancels conference

The influential British Association of Medical Managers has ceased trading, just days before its annual conference.

Jenny Simpson

BAMM ceases trading days before annual conference

The influential British Association of Medical Managers has ceased trading, just days before its annual conference.

David Cameron

BAMM welcomes David Cameron's plans for the NHS

Medical managers have welcomed Conservative leader David Cameron’s claim that a Tory-led NHS would see doctors and nurses become more involved in management.

BAMM chief rejects NHS job cut plan

BAMM chief rejects NHS job cut plan

The chief executive of the British Association of Medical Managers has backed the government’s rejection of a report recommending that the NHS cut 137,000 jobs in the next five years to make efficiency savings.

Bruce Keogh

Bruce Keogh tells doctors to ‘seize control of NHS’

NHS medical director Sir Bruce Keogh has told clinicians to “stop whinging” and “seize control” of the NHS.

Tsars

A decade of the national clinical directors - aka the czars

The NHS’s czars, or national clinical directors, have been hailed as a success.

Ex-BBC boss joins national leadership council

Former BBC director general Greg Dyke has been named alongside an eclectic list of figures on the national leadership council for the NHS.

Quality accounts: pressure on to pick a winning combination

In 18 months, trusts will have to produce their first quality accounts, based on a selection from hundreds of indicators. Dave West asks how trusts should choose their criteria, and how to act on what they find