All of the latest new items from FICM can be found here.

Posted: 3 February 2020
FICMLearning is live! is now live as of 3 February 2020!


What is is the Faculty's hub for FOAMed relating to critical care. The site hosts free, easily accessible educational content for those working in critical care. 

What can I expect to find on FICMLearning?

  • Podcasts
  • Blogs
  • Case of the Month
  • Events
  • e-ICM
  • Exam resource centre


Posted: 6 July 2018
Guidelines on the Management of ARDS

Today, the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine are pleased to announce the publication of the Guidelines on the Management of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS). The guideline was a joint project with the Intensive Care Society and the recommendations are supported by the British Thoracic Society.

The purpose is to provide an...

Posted: 28 June 2018
Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance

In 2017 Health Education England committed to work with stakeholders to explore the factors that help or hinder education about antimicrobial resistance and to identify good practice materials for promotion.

We asked those that train healthcare workers what works well in an educational environment, what the challenges are and how Health...

Posted: 27 June 2018
Update Implementation of Internal Medicine Curriculum

Please click here to read a letter from Prof David Black and Dr Tom Gallacher updating all Training Programme Directors, Regional Advisers and Faculty Tutors regarding the Implementation of the Internal Medicine Curriculum.

If you have any questions about the letter please contact the Faculty at

Posted: 18 June 2018
Increase in NHS funding

The Faculty is pleased to hear about government plans for a real increase in NHS funding in England over the coming five years.


"We have been working over the last year with key healthcare stakeholders, including the DHSC and NHS England, to raise the profile...

9 June 2018
New Critical Futures and Workforce Resources Are Ready

FICM are pleased to announce the launch of three resources relating to our work on Critical Futures and workforce.

Critical Futures webpages

The Critical Futures initiative now has a permanent home on our website ribbon (here).  This resource currently includes the first Report, a breakdown...

Posted: 22 May 2018
ACCP Video Launch

After working with staff and patients at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, the Faculty are proud to present this video detailing how crucial ACCPS are to the modern NHS.  Interviews from Medical Director - Aidan Harris, ACCP - Carole Boulanger, ICU Clinical Lead- Rebecca Appleboam, Patient Michael Belcher and...

Posted: 5 May 2018
FICM and RCoA Update on ICM ST3 Offers

FICM and the RCoA were made aware yesterday of problems with the RCPL-led medical training recruitment processes. This has had a knock-on effect to destabilise single and dual specialty ICM recruitment which we know has caused anxiety for our members involved in the current application round.

The Faculty and the College...