Today sees the release of Care at the End of Life: A guide to best practice, discussion and decision-making in and around critical care. The report was produced as part of the Critical Futures Initiative.
The document (full and abridged versions) provides recommendations for effective...
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The UK Sepsis Trust ‘Sepsis Unplugged’ Conference 2016
13th – 14th October 2016
Hilton Brighton Metropole
Hosted by The UK Sepsis Trust, this conference will bring together all healthcare professions and patient groups as equals and will ask the questions which will help shape better care for patients...
The only major addition is the inclusion of the Education Special Skills Year (SSY), there has also been some minor changes to the Academinc Research SSY module. Some of the general content has also been updated.
To see the...
The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges Flexible Careers Group is canvasing views on the optimal career plan and working terms and conditions for colleagues in the later stages of their careers. With the planned increase in retirement age there are potentially many implications for those working in the NHS.
In response to today’s announcement by the BMA regarding the junior doctors’ contract, the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA), The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) and the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM) made the following joint statement.
“The Royal College of Anaesthetists, The...
As healthcare leaders we agree with the strong message Sir Bruce Keogh and others have sent in stressing how much we value all of our colleagues who have moved from other countries to work in the NHS.
Over the coming months, as the removal of European regulations impacting on