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  • Website Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH)
    The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health is one of the Medical Royal Colleges. Like the other colleges, it has a major role in postgraduate medical education and professional standards: setting syllabuses for po ...

  • Website Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG)
    The RCOG is dedicated to the encouragement of the study and the advancement of the science and practice of obstetrics and gynaecology. To fulfil this role the RCOG: * improves and maintains proper standards in the pr ...

  • Website Royal College of Nursing (RCN)
    The RCN represents nurses and nursing, promotes excellence in practice and shapes health policies.

  • Website Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC)
    The role of the AoMRC coordinates the work of the 21 permanent members drawn from the Medical Royal Colleges through various committees. It has a leading role in the areas of Doctors’ revalidation, training and education ...

  • Website Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
    The core function of the NMC is to establish standards of education, training, conduct and performance for nursing and midwifery and to ensure those standards are maintained, thereby safeguarding the health and wellbeing ...

  • Website General Medical Council (GMC)
    The General Medical Council (GMC) registers doctors to practise medicine in the UK. It's purpose is to protect, promote and maintain the health and safety of the public by ensuring proper standards in the practice of med ...

  • Website Foundation for Professionals in Services for Adolescents (Foundation PSA)
    At the start of 2011, the Association for Professionals in Services for Adolescents (APSA) became the Foundation for Professionals in Services for Adolescents, or Foundation PSA. Foundation PSA seeks to work with employe ...

  • Website Association for Young People’s Health (AYPH)
    The Association for Young People’s Health (AYPH) is a charity and membership forum creating a focus for everyone working in the field young people’s health across the UK. Working with members, it aims to promote and supp ...

  • Website Royal College of Midwives (RCM)
    The RCM is the only professional organisation and trade union run by midwives for midwives. It is the voice of midwifery, providing excellence in professional leadership, education, influence and representation for ...

  • Website Community Practitioners' and Health Visitors' Association (CPHVA)
    The website of the UK's leading professional organisation for health visitors, school nurses, nursery nurses and other community nurses working in primary care. Unite/CPHVA is a section of the Unite trade union. The webs ...

  • Website Primary Mental Health Worker (PMHW) Association
    This website has details of role of the primary mental health worker and information about training opportunites and events.


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