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.
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
Save the Date! The next BASICS and Annual Conference will be held from 6 - 7 October 2017.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 Consensus Days and e-Publications.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
Your one-stop-shop for consensus statements, professional guidelines and academic resources.read more
21 March 2017
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.
20 January 2017
It has become necessary for the faculty to appoint a new Treasurer at short notice.
18 January 2017
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.
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.×