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.
Save the dates! The 2018 BASICS/FPHC joint conference is taking place on 16 & 17 November 2018 at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. More information will be available soon, so watch this space!read more
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.read more
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.read more
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.read more
View our Postgraduate educational programmes in both Remote & Offshore Medicine and Mountain Medicine plus e-Publications.read more
19 June 2018
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd), Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care, is the first medical Royal College to develop a Diploma in Urgent Medical Care (DipUMC RCSEd), targeted at the many thousands of nurses, doctors and paramedics that provide essential healthcare across the UK when GP surgeries are closed.
15 March 2018
The winner of the 2018 FPHC Student elective is Portia Rhimes, a final year medical student at Leicester university. She gives us her impressions from the first term.
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.
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