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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Scientific Conference

Scientific Conference

Celebrate the Faculty's 21st anniversary by attending the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care's Winter Scientific Conference! This two-day lecture programme covers the latest evidence and expert opinion on a range of academic science related to pre-hospital medicine and trauma care.

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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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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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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

Education

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

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Course Endorsements

Course Endorsements

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

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8 September 2017

Medical training for police officers in specialist role (D13)

The Faculty have contributed to the publication of a paper on Medical training for police officers in specialist role (D13): A retrospective review of patient report forms from 2010–2015.

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6 September 2017

Introducing the FPHC Newsletter

We are delighted to announce that due to the hard work of the Stevenson Group the pilot edition of the FPHC Newsletter is now live! The newsletter includes articles, CPD links, and reports from various professional groups with the aim to improve understanding of the Faculty’s work.

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30 June 2017

PCP Poster Competition Winners

Congratulation to two of the Poster Winners at the recent PCP Student Conference, Michael Willis who claimed first prize and Lulu Lyons who won third prize.

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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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