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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: 18 June 2020
Racism, discrimination and diversity within healthcare

Joint statement by the FICM Dean, RCoA President and FPM Dean

The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal College of Anaesthetists and Faculty of Pain Medicine condemn racism and discrimination in any shape or form. We are committed to supporting our fellows, members and staff from black, Asian, and ethnic minority backgrounds. We recognise the...

Posted: 15 June 2020
GMC survey results on the returning doctors workforce due to COVID-19 - next steps

A message from Celia Ingham Clark regarding the GMC survey results on the returning doctors workforce due to COVID-19

Before COVID-19 arrived England was short of approximately 10,000 doctors.

As part of the response to COVID-19 the GMC brought a large number of doctors who had recently relinquished their registration back onto...

Posted: 10 June 2020
FICM to strengthen links with Critical Care Pharmacists

The Faculty is incredibly pleased in our 10th year to strengthen links with Critical Care Pharmacy. This follows very positive discussions with pharmacy leads over the last few months and agreement by our Board to make this future investment for the good of our services.

Critical Care Pharmacists are essential to...

Posted: 28 May 2020
FICM Training News

ICM Training Update



Recruitment to ICM Training has taken place and we expect to welcome successful applicants to our programme in August as planned, in line with national policy. Recruitment to ST3 posts was significantly disrupted with the cancellation of all interviews. The revised selection process consisted of allocation...

Posted: 21 May 2020
ENHANCED CARE: Guidance On Service Development In The Hospital Setting

We are pleased to announce, in collaboration with the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK, the release of guidance for the development of Enhanced Care in the acute hospital setting. The guidance outlines a framework to consider when creating a service for patients whose care needs fall into the...

Posted: 11 May 2020
FICM Statement – ICM Recruitment 2020 Offer Considerations

FICM Statement – ICM Recruitment 2020 Offer Considerations

We had an update from Health Education England West Midlands this morning regarding the fill rate for ICM posts in the 2020 recruitment round. There are still ICM posts available but the deadline for confirming offers is 18 May. We wanted to help...