News

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

18 April 2019
FICM Office Closures

The Faculty office will be closed and the Faculty administrative team will be unavailable from 5pm 18 April 2019 until 9am 23rd April 2019. If you wish to contact FICM during this time please use contact@ficm.ac.uk and email us with your query.

 

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Posted: 6 July 2018
Guidelines on the Management of ARDS

Today, the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine are pleased to announce the publication of the Guidelines on the Management of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS). The guideline was a joint project with the Intensive Care Society and the recommendations are supported by the British Thoracic Society.

The purpose is to provide an...

Posted: 28 June 2018
Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance

In 2017 Health Education England committed to work with stakeholders to explore the factors that help or hinder education about antimicrobial resistance and to identify good practice materials for promotion.

We asked those that train healthcare workers what works well in an educational environment, what the challenges are and how Health...

Posted: 27 June 2018
Update Implementation of Internal Medicine Curriculum

Please click here to read a letter from Prof David Black and Dr Tom Gallacher updating all Training Programme Directors, Regional Advisers and Faculty Tutors regarding the Implementation of the Internal Medicine Curriculum.

If you have any questions about the letter please contact the Faculty at contact@ficm.ac.uk...

Posted: 18 June 2018
Increase in NHS funding

The Faculty is pleased to hear about government plans for a real increase in NHS funding in England over the coming five years.

 

"We have been working over the last year with key healthcare stakeholders, including the DHSC and NHS England, to raise the profile...

9 June 2018
New Critical Futures and Workforce Resources Are Ready

FICM are pleased to announce the launch of three resources relating to our work on Critical Futures and workforce.
 

Critical Futures webpages

The Critical Futures initiative now has a permanent home on our website ribbon (here).  This resource currently includes the first Report, a breakdown...

Posted: 22 May 2018
ACCP Video Launch

After working with staff and patients at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, the Faculty are proud to present this video detailing how crucial ACCPS are to the modern NHS.  Interviews from Medical Director - Aidan Harris, ACCP - Carole Boulanger, ICU Clinical Lead- Rebecca Appleboam, Patient Michael Belcher and...