News

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: 12 December 2017
Welfare and Morale report

The FICM welcomes the RCoA's Welfare  and Morale report.  The FICM recognises the enormous importance of ensuring that the support given to doctors in training remains full and responsive, and as the report notes, this, along with training numbers growth, is a key pillar of...

Posted: 30 November 2017
FICM Board Elections - RESULTS

Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote during the FICM Board Elections. The Faculty would like to congratulate those who were newly elected and re-elected. We would also like to thank the candidates who were unsuccessful on this occasion, we hope you will stand again in the...

Posted: 9 November 2017
Critical Works

Critical Works is a quick and easy to read summary of all the major projects in the works from your Faculty.  Critical Works will become an annual brief summary of activity for FICM Fellows and Members.

  • Find out about the work streams FICM has brought to fruition over the last two
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Posted: 6 November 2017
Groundbreaking intensive care medicine leaders commended

Date: 06 November 2017

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network is delighted to announce the winners of the research awards run in partnership with the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM). The awards, for members of the FICM, recognise research active consultants, specialty and associate

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Posted: 1 November 2017
FICM Board Elections

Notice is hereby given that an election for six vacancies on the Board of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine will be held on 28th November 2017. Those eligible to vote (Fellows, Associate Fellows, Affiliate Fellows and Members) should have received an email with the link to the voting website and candidate information. If...

Posted: 1 November 2017
Interim Guidance on Governance for Remote & Rural Units

The FICM Smaller and Specialist Units Advisor Group, led by Dr Chris Thorpe, have produced interim guidance on governance for remote and rural intensive care units. The aim of the document is to help clarify aspects of GPICS V1 which can be problematic for ICUs in remote and rural areas. If...

Posted: 31 October 2017
Critical Futures: A Report on the First Wave Survey

Critical Futures is a long term project commissioned through the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine.  Its aim is to take forward a suite of work streams that analyse and respond to anticipated changes and pressures on critical care and related services. 

The Faculty is pleased to launch the first step on...

Posted: 27 October 2017
FICM Trainee Rep election result 2017

Congratulations to Dr Andrew Ratcliffe who has been elected as the new FICM Deputy Trainee Representative.

The appointment is for two years and will begin in January 2018, Dr Ratcliffe will act as Deputy Trainee Rep for the first year and will then take over as Lead Trainee Rep in January 2019. 

Thank you to all those who stood in...