feed icon

HSRC Fellowship Vacancies

10 Feb 2016

Vacancies: Clinical Research and Quality Improvement Fellows in Health Services Research and Innovation The National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia’s Health Services Research Centre (NIAA HSRC), in conjunction with the UCLH Surgical Outcomes Research Centre (SOURCe), the...

Quality Assurance of the CPD Approval Scheme

08 Feb 2016

The quality assurance report for the CPD approval scheme at the Royal College of Anaesthetists is produced every year for the CPD Board to cover a number of its Terms of Reference, including reviewing the applications received for CPD approval and the subsequent decisions made...

Perioperative Medicine Fellow

08 Feb 2016

The Royal College of Anaesthetists renews its call for a high-quality individual to help drive the development of its Perioperative Medicine programme as RCoA Perioperative Medicine Fellow. The Perioperative Medicine Fellow will be a trainee at ST5 or above in anaesthesia or a...

Carter review supports RCoA perioperative programme

05 Feb 2016

Today’s publication of Lord Carter’s 18-month study into how the NHS can become safer and more efficient includes a number of recommendations aimed at saving the NHS £5bn a year by 2020.  The themes within the report chime with the RCoA’s perioperative medicine programme...

A Pain Medicine view on Shape of Training and Credentialing

03 Feb 2016

The Shape of Training project was begun in the spring of 2012 with the appointment of Professor David Greenaway, but has its background in various changes in training and workforce beginning with the Calman report on education in the early 1990s; the establishment of the...

Use of placebo surgery in surgical research

03 Feb 2016

Professor Andrew Rice, Professor of Pain Research at Imperial College and an Honorary Consultant in Pain Medicine at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, represented the Faculty of Pain Medicine and the Royal College of Anaesthetists on a round-table discussion on the ethics of...

Quality improvement grant to evaluate tracheostomy care

21 Jan 2016

The Royal College of Anaesthetists and University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) have been awarded a £400,000 grant from the Health Foundation, as part of a national QI initiative to improve care for tracheostomy patients. The College will oversee the...

Organ Donation Position Statement

20 Jan 2016

There have been a series of news discussions on data released by NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) about organ donation being vetoed by the donor's family.  The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and the Royal College of Anaesthetists support the principle of individual autonomy...

Election to the RCoA Advisory Board for Northern Ireland 2016...

18 Jan 2016

Nominations for election to the RCoA Advisory Board for Northern Ireland were recently invited. This year there are two consultant vacancies. Terms of office commence in March 2016. As we only received two nominations we can confirm the following candidates have been appointed...

Election to the RCoA Advisory Board for Scotland 2016 Candidates

18 Jan 2016

Nominations for election to the RCoA Advisory Board for Scotland were recently invited. This year there is one consultant vacancy. Terms of office commence in March 2016. Those who will be standing for election are listed below (in the order they were received).  Dr Alastair...

Pages

This website uses Cookies, for further information see our privacy policy.