feed icon

New e-Learning module in Ophthalmic Anaesthesia

01 May 2015

The British Ophthalmic Anaesthesia Society (BOAS) has collaborated with the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) eLearning Team to develop an eLearning module to support training and CPD in Ophthalmic Anaesthesia. Patient demographics are changing rapidly, with an increasingly...

RCoA supports the call for Universal access to safe, affordable...

30 Apr 2015

In January 2014, the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery consisting of experts in surgery, anaesthesia, nursing, global health, health policy, management and finance was convened to discuss the case for surgery as an integral component of health care, focusing on the needs of...

Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care...

22 Apr 2015

The RCoA is a member of The Intercollegiate Advisory Committee on Sedation in Dentistry. The Committee aims to promote the highest standards of conscious sedation in dentistry in the United Kingdom and has today published new national standards The Report of the Intercollegiate...

Lead Dean for Anaesthesia

21 Apr 2015

Brigadier Robin Simpson, has now been appointed Lead Dean for Anaesthesia. Please click here to read Brigadier Simpson's bio...>

GPICS Published – Guidelines for ICM Services (2015)

21 Apr 2015

The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM) and the Intensive Care Society (ICS) are proud to present the first edition of Guidelines for the Provision of Intensive Care Services, also known as GPICS. GPICS is the first step towards the development of a definitive reference...

New ACSA website live!

21 Apr 2015

The new ACSA website is now live together with the 2015 ACSA standards. For further information on how to engage with the ACSA process, who has been accredited so far and the 2015 standards please click here: www.rcoa.ac.uk/acsa   Tweet #rcoa_acsa

Education Programme Advisor

21 Apr 2015

Applications are invited for an Education Programme Advisor to provide clinical advice to support the delivery of the College’s Education Programme. The successful candidate will work closely with the College’s Education Committee and Events Team to maintain the quality of the...

Conducting Quality Consultations in Pain Medicine

20 Apr 2015

The Faculty of Pain Medicine has created a new guidance document: Conducting Quality Consultations in Pain Medicine. This document defines the standards to optimise specialist pain consultations. It also provides supplementary practical guidance to enhance the therapeutic value...

RCoA highlights its key priorities in the Academy 2015 Manifesto

17 Apr 2015

The College has contributed to the Academy 2015 Manifesto which is the first of its kind, and pulls together all the key policy ‘asks’ from the UK’s 22 Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties, which between them collectively represent the UK’s 220,000 doctors. It puts patient care...

Election to the RCoA Advisory Board for Scotland 2015 Results

17 Apr 2015

Voting for a consultant vacancy to the RCoA Advisory Board for Scotland closed on 16 April 2015 at 12.00. View the results here » The ballot process was managed by Simply Voting. Contact Information: 020 7092 1612


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