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

Posted: 2 July 2020
National Transfer Project – Practitioner sub-group

Calling all ACCP Members

The FICM ACCP Sub-Committee are working with the National Transfer Project group to produce a set of advanced competencies which, when achieved by qualified ACCPs, will enable them to undertake independent transfers of certain L3 patients, working within transfer services with appropriate governance and Consultant oversight structures.

We are...

Posted: 22 March 2019
2019 ICM Workforce Census

This week the Faculty launched the 2019 ICM Workforce Census. The Census provides the Faculty with quantifiable data and insight into the ICM Workforce. More information about the Census can be found in the dedicated section of the website here.

Whilst the Faculty have taken every step to ensure that...

8 March 2019
The FICM is looking for a picture logo...

Background to the current logo

The current logo consists of the text ‘The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine’ in teal (colour) and Candara (font) (as below).  We have established teal as the FICM colour (with green and turquoise as background colours).  We stopped using the crests and logos of our 8...

Posted: 31 January 2019
Specialist Committee Member recruitment: Opportunities for ICM healthcare professionals

Opportunities to be a Specialist Committee member of the NICE Diagnostics Advisory Committee for the NephroCheck test.

The Diagnostics Assessment programme is now recruiting healthcare professionals to join the Diagnostics Advisory Committee as Specialist Committee members for the NephroCheck Test, with expertise in the following areas:

Consultant in intensive care/critical care...

Posted: 24 January 2019
Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch’s National Report

The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine welcomes the publication of the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch’s (HSIB) report on the Transfer of Critically Ill Adults, and notes how important a well-functioning critical care network can be for transfers and general cross-regional support and development. 



Posted: 22 January 2019
FICMESC: A new strategy for education

Education Subcommittee Members & Education e-Group Members


  • Are you interested in helping to offer education to the critical care community?

  • Do you have expertise in podcasts, e-learning or presenting?

  • Are you new to the area and want to take your first steps?


In 2017, the Faculty launched the e-ICM...

Posted: 21 January 2019
QA Annual Report 2018

The FICM Training, Assessment and Quality Committee (FICMTAQ) publishes an annual report on quality data collected and reviewed during the previous training year, and we are pleased to advise the QA Annual report covering 2018 has just been launched.

Please click here to see the full report, and previous reports are also...

Posted: 10 January 2019
Clinical Excellence Awards

Clinical Excellence Awards (CEAs) are intended to recognise and reward exceptional contribution over and above what is normally expected in a post. The awards are made to medically or dentally qualified NHS consultants for a fixed term and may be renewed following review.

In England national CEA awards are...