27 April 2020
Access to and supply of personal protective equipment remains a significant issue. Last week the Government appointed Lord Deighton to oversee efforts to improve the supply of PPE.
30 April 2020
Recognition of serious infection in children is a topic of national importance. Research shows that the death rate from infection in children in the UK is higher than the rest of Europe and serious infection in children is not well recognised in the acute setting.
10 June 2020
This course will help health care practitioners to develop an approach to the management of common paediatric skin disorders and how to recognise rare and complex conditions that require specialist referral. The skin is the largest organ in the body and as such is frequently affected not only in pri...
29 June 2020
A three-day residential training course covering topics in paediatric infection for paediatric infectious disease trainees and trainers, and for all those who manage children with infections.
Dr Amitabh Gite, Clinical Director of Paediatrics at the Lister Hospital in Stevenage, outlines measures they implemented to address winter pressures, including a second registrar at night, a paediatric decision unit, increased nursing staff and ward clerk support.
22 November 2018
RCPCH President responds to new data reported by Diabetes UK saying it emphasises the need to act.
3 September 2018
RCPCH supports the #AskAboutAsthma campaign as NHS in London ask sufferers to ‘take three small steps to improve lives’.
4 July 2018
Mental health services at 'crisis point' says RCPCH Officer for Wales, 'and require urgent support.'
4 June 2018
New standards for emergency care settings highlight the need to reduce pressure on urgent and emergency care services.
The NNAP supports professionals, families and commissioners to improve care provided by neonatal services who look after babies born too early, with a low birth weight or who have a medical condition requiring specialist treatment.