The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health leads the way in children and young people’s health, on behalf of its membership. We engage with the following organisations and groups to improve healthcare for children in the UK and overseas:
- the media
- the government
- the NHS
- children’s charities
RCPCH's Youth Advisory Panel get to question decision makers over the standard of their care.
Using laptops or tablets instead of paper for hospital rounds could save each doctor an hour a day.
Cross-medical professional group guidance now includes specific sections on recognising child trafficking and FGM as indicators of child maltreatment
Child Health News
Teachers have been urged to question the holiday plans of girls from African and Middle Eastern families to try to identify those at risk of FGM.
Children with autism who take part in drama and performance activities may be able to improve their communication and interpersonal skills.
CQC has found children suffering a mental health crisis are forced into police custody because 35% of NHS facilities in England ban under 16s.
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