Revalidation

Dame Sally Davies revalidated by the General Medical Council

On Wednesday 18 December 2012, Dame Sally Davies received confirmation from the General Medical Council (GMC) that she has been revalidated. Dame Sally is one of the first doctors in the UK to have been revalidated following implementation in December … Read more → – Dame Sally Davies revalidated by the General Medical Council

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Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management is calling for doctors to provide example portfolios for revalidation

From December 2012, doctors will be required to compile a portfolio of supporting information in order to revalidate as set out in the GMC’s supporting information for appraisal and revalidation (2011). As part of the revalidation project to support doctors … Read more → – Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management is calling for doctors to provide example portfolios for revalidation

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Commencement of medical revalidation in the UK

Monday 3 December 2012 marked the switching on of the legislation for medical revalidation. The new system will apply to all doctors, in all settings in the UK from 3 December 2012. Any doctor who wishes to practise medicine will need … Read more → – Commencement of medical revalidation in the UK

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Commencement of medical revalidation in the UK

The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced on 19 October 2012 that revalidation for UK doctors will commence from December 2012. Significant improvements have already been made in the preparation for revalidation to commence and these measures will improve quality and … Read more → – Commencement of medical revalidation in the UK

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Majority of organisations ready for revalidation

The majority of doctors in England (82 per cent) are now linked to organisations that are ready to support them with revalidation, according to the Organisational Readiness Self-Assessment (ORSA) 2011-12 report. This year, 654 designated bodies completed the ORSA, providing … Read more → – Majority of organisations ready for revalidation

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