SENIOR clinicians will quit the NHS or cut back their hours unless more is done to address “punishing” pension tax bills, a leading doctor has warned.
Graeme Eunson, chair of the BMA’s Scottish consultants’ committee, said a potential exodus of the country’s most experienced doctors threatens to “seriously undermine” attempts to clear the waiting list backlog and derail training for younger medics.https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/19714354.covid-scotland-seven-10-senior-doctors-plan-retire-early-pandemic/
The Herald report does not tell us anything at all about this trade union survey. I can find no trace of the BMA, Scotland or UK publishing it. We’ve been here before with BMA ‘surveys’:
I look forward to assessing their latest. I predict, at best, a resit.