This paper from RCPCH and the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) on inter-professional training advocates that GP and paediatric trainees work side by side in order to share ideas and learn from each other.
We are collaborating with NHS England and the Royal College of Nursing to develop a single nationally validated Paediatric Early Warning score and system, (PEWS) for England. The call for a universal PEWS has escalated in recent years by clinicians, coroners, regulators and families. PEWS can ef...
This framework aims to improve recognising and responding to children at risk of deterioration. A safer system can work in partnership with families and patients, develop a patient safety culture and support ongoing learning.
The Shape of Training report provided a timely opportunity to review how doctors are trained to meet changing needs of patients in the UK. We wish to see more integration between paediatric, primary care and mental health training.