Thu, 03/26/2020 - 14:15

Trainees will be aware that possession of a current ALS certificate is a mandatory requirement for training in the acute medical specialties, including core medical training/internal medicine training. As the pandemic with COVID-19 has struck, ALS courses have been suspended preventing trainees from immediate renewal of their certification and preventing others whose ALS certification has lapsed for a more prolonged period, from renewing.

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Acute internal medicine
Fri, 03/20/2020 - 15:30

Our Medical Director for Training and Development, Dr Mike Jones is holding regular live Q&As on Twitter (@JRCPTB). Mike will answer any questions you have on the impact of COVID-19 on training and progression.
In the meantime, we have put together a helpful guide below for those on the front-line. In a crisis it is very easy to forget the basics of what we do but they really do help so:
  1. Allow the patient to give their history and listen.

Mon, 03/16/2020 - 13:45

The Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians was established to support the education and training of physicians. We know that at this time the uncertainties about what will happen around exams and training are causing considerable anxiety. We are working to provide clear positions on all aspects between ourselves and the training systems in the UK. Trainees’ welfare is very important to us and we hope that the following document provides clarity at an uncertain time and will allow trainees to plan for the coming months.

Mon, 03/16/2020 - 12:00

We currently experiencing technical issues with our incoming phone calls.  Our IT department is working to fix this problem as soon as possible.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Tue, 03/10/2020 - 15:45

From 08.00 GMT on Saturday 14 March 2020, the ‘My JRCPTB’ area of the website will be unavailable as part of essential IT upgrade work. Service is expected to resume at 18:00 GMT on Sunday 15 March 2020. 

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please submit any related enquiries via the contact us page.


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