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. Exciting New Members Benefit - PHEMnet. PHEMnet provides a web based pre-hospital care portfolio and enables FPHC members to input anonymised details of incidents attended, patients treated, drugs delivered and procedures carried out. For more information on this benefit visit the dedicated PHEMnet page under membership benefits.

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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 & Faculty Resources

Education & Faculty Resources

View our range of faculty resources created to aid the professional development of pre-hospital care practitioners, including D13 Audit Reports, guidance documents, courses, etc. Plus our educational programmes DipROM, Mountain Medicine and Crowd Doctor.

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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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Course Endorsements

Course Endorsements

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

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2 July 2020

2020 Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine Introductory Course

The IBTPHEM National Prehospital Emergency Medicine Introductory Course is an annual seven-day residential course designed specifically for those commencing careers in Prehospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM). Course Dates: Saturday 8TH – Friday 14TH August 2020

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1 July 2020

PHEM Trainees’ Association (PHEMTA) Elections

PHEMTA is seeking nominations for two new members of the Steering Group. The PHEMTA Steering Group is be made up of six nationally elected individuals and a locally elected representative from each Local Education and Training Board (LETB) providing PHEM sub-specialty training. Applications close on the 17th of July 2020.

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29 June 2020

FPHC Student and Junior Trainee Group Regional Representative Application

The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care Student and Junior Trainee Group are looking for enthusiastic individuals to fill some vacant representative positions. To Apply please fill in the attached form and return to the Faculty Office along with your CV via FPHC@rcsed.ac.uk before 4p.m. on the 20th July 2020.

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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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