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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Annual Conference

Annual Conference

Registrations are now open for the 2018 BASICS/FPHC annual conference taking place on 16 & 17 November 2018 at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Go to the Conference rates page to book your space!

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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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12 November 2018

FPHC UK Student Elective 2019

Outcome FPHC UK Student Electives 2019 - Following a very competitive process and the review of many high quality applications, we are delighted to announce the names of the winning students for the FPHC UK Elective(s) 2019.

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9 November 2018

New guidance on psychosocial and mental health care

New guidance on psychosocial and mental health care for pre-hospital care practitioners and first responders. Recent events, such as the terrorist attacks in Manchester and London; the Grenfell Tower fire; the increase in knife crime; flooding and other effects of severe weather highlight the increasingly demanding role of everyone who is involved in pre-hospital care.

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10 October 2018

citizenAID educational resources

The FPHC are very pleased to share with you the below message and education resources from citizenAID’s clinical team and hope this will be of use to you.

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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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