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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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Getting ready for revalidation

Bruce Keogh explains why preparing the NHS for the introduction of medical revalidation is one of his main priorities as NHS Medical Director. Since the Responsible Officer Regulations requiring designated organisations to appoint a responsible officer came into force on … Read more → – Getting ready for revalidation

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