Many news articles appearing across the web this week based on the General Medical Council's 2018 report on the state of medical education and medical practice.
In our eighth annual The state of medical education and practice in the UK report we set out the challenges in healthcare that continued throughout 2018.
We present important new primary data and analysis on the mindset and coping mechanisms of a medical profession working within a highly-pressured system. This will help our understanding of what is needed to support and retain the current workforce and supply of doctors for the future. The UK is running out of time to prevent a significant decline in workforce numbers, which risks patient safety.
Rather than choose one news article out of the many reporting on this, read it direct from the GMC.....