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Posted: 13 September 2021
The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and NIHR Clinical Research Network Awards

Since its inception in 2006, the NIHR has significantly increased the scale of clinical research in the NHS, particularly through the Clinical Research Network. The enthusiastic engagement of NHS clinicians is an essential condition for sustaining and building on this success, particularly given the many competing demands on clinician time...

Posted: 14 January 2021
Important Update regarding ICM National Recruitment 2021

As the current surge in the covid pandemic has left hospitals and critical care services working at full stretch, it was vital for us to review the arrangements for the National ICM recruitment process currently underway for 2021. Reviewing the planned process for this year, it is now not going...

Posted: 14 January 2021
Critical Illness launched

Essential medicines information to support complex decision-making and dynamic prescribing in critical care

Pharmaceutical Press, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s knowledge business has announced the launch of Critical Illness, essential drug information supporting the critical care multi-disciplinary team. Available on subscription through MedicinesComplete from January 2021, Critical Illness supports complex decision-making and...

Posted: 17 December 2020
Intensive Care Staff Choir Join The Race For Christmas Number One

A 100-strong Zoom choir made up of ICU staff are aiming for a different kind of viral release with a re-make of classic Police track ‘Every Breath You Take’ in a bid to secure the Christmas number one spot and raise funds to support NHS staff recovery from the trials...

Posted: 14 December 2020
Update on Training in ICM with the Group 1 Physician Specialties

We are very pleased to announce that agreement has been reached with the GMC and the four Statutory Education Bodies for training to be undertaken from August 2022 in Intensive Care Medicine in association with the Group 1 physician specialties. As there will not be any separation of internal medicine...

Posted: 3 December 2020
New ICM Curriculum: Supporting Excellence receives GMC approval

The Faculty are delighted to announce that the new ICM Curriculm: Supporting Excellence has now officially been approved by the General Medical Council (GMC) and as such, it will be implemented on 04 August 2021. However, for those wishing to submit an application to obtain a Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist...