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Applications are now open for the National Medical Director’s...

13 Dec 2013

The Medical Directors Clinical Fellow Scheme is an apprenticeship scheme run by the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management on behalf of Sir Bruce Keogh, the NHS Medical Director. The scheme is an exciting and unique opportunity for doctors in training to gain skills in...

Trainee opportunity - Pre-operative tests guideline

09 Dec 2013

The National Clinical Guideline Centre (NCGC) has been commissioned by NICE to develop a national clinical guideline on pre-operative tests. On every guideline commission, the NCGC seeks to recruit a trainee with an interest in the clinical topic to act as a co-opted member of...

The implementation of the Working Time Directive and its impact on...

22 Nov 2013

The following is the College's response to this consultation. The Royal College of Anaesthetists welcomes the opportunity to respond to the call for evidence regarding the implementation of the Working Time Regulations (WTR) and its impact on the NHS. In a response to a...

Shape of Training – initial thoughts, considerations and concerns

08 Nov 2013

The following is the College's response to this consultation. General 1. The RCoA welcomes Professor Greenaway’s comprehensive report and recommendations contained within on the Shape of Medical Training: securing the future of excellent patient care.  The RCoA supports the...

Shape of Medical Training: securing the future of excellent patient...

29 Oct 2013

The Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) welcomes Professor Greenaway’s comprehensive report; Shape of Medical Training: securing the future of excellent patient care and the themed recommendations contained within it.  The RCoA supports the vision of the report and many of its...

HEE Strategic Development Framework 2013

01 Aug 2013

The following is the College's response to this consultation. Step 1 – A set of shared assumptions about the future Do you agree with the above assumptions of future services? Do they define what success would look like to our patients, carers and communities/populations? Given...

RCoA Guide for Novice Trainees

22 Jul 2013

The Royal College of Anaesthetists Guide for Novice Trainees, launched at the College Tutors meeting in Manchester on 12 June 2013, has now been sent out to CT1s and ACCS Anaesthesia Trainees starting on the Training Programme in August 2013. An online version of the Guide is...

Recommendations for safe trainee changeover

01 Jul 2013

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and NHS Employers have recently published recommendations for safe trainee changeover. The guidance offers simple, practical recommendations that can be implemented in all organisations to help mitigate the problems associated with the...

Shape of Training – analysis of the themes, ideas and feedback

27 Jun 2013

An update is now available from the Shape of Training website, alongside several other documents which chart the progress of the evidence gathered for the review so far. These documents focus on the following areas. Descriptive analysis of the themes, ideas and feedback we...

Junior doctor contract proposals

21 Jun 2013

The British Medical Association and NHS Employers have today published draft heads of terms to achieve a new contract for doctors and dentists in training. Please click here for further information

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