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
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
6 April 2017
This weekend Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry are hosting the 2017 National Student Conference in prehospital and emergency medicine; 'Prehospital Medicine Against the Elements'. It promises to be weekend of fantastic morning talks from experts in the field of Prehospital Medicine, speaking about their experience in delivering patient care in tricky situations, dominated by one of the four elements.
30 March 2017
Opportunities to Become Involved! Calling all Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care Fellows and Members. This is your chance to become involved! There are eight exciting opportunities to become an elected Member of the Faculty Advisory Board. Elected Members have the opportunity to drive forward the pre-hospital care agenda and have a meaningful input into shaping the strategy of the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care.
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.
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