All of the latest new items from FICM can be found here.

Posted: 11 December 2018
Looking at the Future of Surgery

The Faculty welcomes the release of report the Future of Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons. The report was launched on 07 December 2018. The interactive dashboard for the report can be found here and the full report is available here. The Future of Surgery focuses on new technologies and their...

Posted: 7 December 2018
End of Life Working Party comment published in BMJ

Dr Joe Cosgrove and Dr Chris Bassford, on behalf of the FICM End of Life Working Party, have written an open comment in the BMJ following on from a recent article “Intensive care: balancing risk and benefit to facilitate informed decisions” (BMJ: Gross, Fade, Brett). The commentary indicates...

Posted: 6 December 2018
Critical illness and Prescribing Survey


Critical illness and Prescribing Survey


Barbara Philips (reader in Intensive Care Medicine, Brighton and Sussex Medical School)  is requesting your participation in a brief survey.

In collaboration with ...

Posted: 12 November 2018
Board and Committee Opportunities

There are lots of way to get involved with the Faculty. Currently we have vacancies in FICMPAS and LEPU. Please see below for more details on these exciting opportunities. 


The FICM Professional Affairs and Standards Committee

The FICM Professional Affairs and Standards Committee (FICMPAS) is looking for a number of new members....

Posted: 5 November 2018
Revalidation Guidance

The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine is undertaking some review work on its revalidation guidance and is particularly interested in hearing from consultant members about local processes regarding patient feedback.

We would be grateful if you could please complete this short survey so we are as informed as possible about your current local...

Posted: 26 October 2018

Version 2 of the Guidelines for the Provision of Intensive Care Services (GPICS V2) is now available for public consultation. The consultation window will close at 9am on Monday 19th November. Comments will not be accepted after this time.

The consultation draft can be found here.

An earlier draft of...