All about the corrupted old boy network of the British Medical Association, which continues to be propped up by the subscription money of good, caring, hardworking doctors and medics. How much longer can these dinosaurs fight off their impending extinction whilst betraying brave whistleblowers who speak up about management failure and foreseeable patient harm?
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By Dr Minh Alexander NHS whistleblower, former consultant psychiatrist 23 January 2018
Powerful and political, the British Medical Association is not short of a bob. Wealth oozes from its gracious grade II HQ in the heart of London, designed by Lutyens. There it wines and dines its important old boys and the great and the good.
The rank and file’s subs are used to support this largesse, in preference to supporting whistleblowing cases.
In the current system, whistleblowing cases are complicated and expensive. The BMA often claims to whistleblowers that their cases do not pass its legal merits assessments.
The BMA does little to challenge the policy failings that lead to whistleblowers being harassed and that result in protracted employment disputes, and therefore expensive litigation. The BMA seldom agitates for whistleblowing reforms that would make a real difference to NHS staff and patients.
No, the BMA is more likely to…
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