The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care

Welcome to the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care

Pre-hospital care is a well-established branch of medicine, now practised by a broad range of practitioners from first aiders, paramedics, doctors, nurses, first responders, voluntary aid workers and remote medics including multi agency teams such as police, fire and armed forces.

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Membership

Membership

Check out our full range of membership options linked to the pre-hospital care framework, and find out about the benefits of being a member.

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BASICS and FPHC Annual Conference

BASICS and FPHC Annual Conference

Save the Date! The next BASICS and Annual Conference will be held from 6 - 7 October 2017.

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Exams & Exam Resources

Exams & Exam Resources

The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care run a range of Exams via the Examinations Department of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. The Faculty have also put together a range of video and podcast resources to help guide candidates through the examinations.

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Education & Resources

Education & Resources

View our Postgraduate educational programmes in both Remote & Offshore Medicine and Mountain Medicine plus Consensus Days and e-Publications.

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Faculty Accreditation

Faculty Accreditation

Are you an experienced and qualified practitioner from a paramedic, nursing or medical background? If so you may be eligible to undertake the new Fellowship in Immediate Care (FIMC) and, as appropriate, apply for Faculty Accreditation as a Consultant (Level 8) Practitioner in PHEM.

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Academic and Professional Resources

Academic and Professional Resources

Your one-stop-shop for consensus statements, professional guidelines and academic resources.

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Course Endorsements

Course Endorsements

View all endorsed courses and learn how to apply for endorsement.

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Regional Groups

Regional Groups

Be involved! Find a regional group near you.

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Connect with us!

Connect with us!

Join our social media networks to be part of an online community of practitioners and to get the latest updates and developments from those working in the field.

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21 March 2017

REMOTE AND RURAL CONFERENCE HELD IN REMOTE AND RURAL LOCATION!

Six months ago, we were sitting in the Glasgow University Union listening to Alistair explain his plan. He’d just returned from a five week GP placement on Islay where his eyes had been opened to the challenges and excitement that lay in rural general practice. Despite the recruitment crisis facing general practice everywhere, and rural general practice in particular, he was convinced that if other students could experience what he had, it would inspire them too.

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20 January 2017

Applications for this post have now closed

It has become necessary for the faculty to appoint a new Treasurer at short notice.

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18 January 2017

Student Elective

The FPHC Student Elective in PHEM for 2017, being hosted by the Welsh Ambulance Service and EMRTS Cymru, was awarded to Emily Sams, a Final Year Graduate Entry Medical Student at Nottingham, after a very competitive application process which attracted some very high caliber candidates.

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Upcoming System Maintenance & Network Disruption

Due to essential systems maintenance and upgrades there will be intermittent interruptions to some on-line services on Saturday 27th of February. There will be further interruption to some core services on Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd of March.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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