News & opinion



Health professionals working

The RCP celebrates Clinical Audit Awareness Week

It’s time to celebrate clinical audit awareness week! The RCP extends thanks to all service who contribute to our audits. Find out more about the importance of clinical auditing below.

RCP Logo 0 0 0 0 0

PRCP resignation arrangements confirmed

We have updated the 19 June statement following confirmation at yesterday’s Board of Trustees’ meeting of Dr Sarah Clarke’s resignation arrangements.

Dr Hilary Williams NEW

Dysgu gyda'n gilydd | mynd i'r afael ag ymddygiad gwael | fy addewid i chi

Y mis hwn mae Hilary Williams yn myfyrio ar yr angen i foderneiddio ein sefydliadau.

Dr Hilary Williams NEW

Learning together | tackling bad behaviour | my promise to you

This month Dr Hilary Williams reflects on the need to modernise our organisations.

Hospital Corridor

RCP responds to NHS England proposal for four-year undergraduate medical degrees in England

The RCP has called for an urgent meeting on plans to pilot a four-year medical degree.


King’s Birthday Honours for RCP fellows

This year’s King's Birthday Honours saw several RCP Fellows honoured for their contribution to healthcare in the UK and internationally. 


RCP describes language used on NHS posters to describe physician associates as misleading, irresponsible and unsafe

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has today described language used on NHS posters to describe physician associates (PAs) as physicians as misleading, irresponsible and unsafe.

Labour Logo

RCP responds to Labour party manifesto

The RCP has responded to the Labour party general election 2024 manifesto.

RCP Logo 0 0 0 0 0

Royal College of Physicians responds to the major parties’ election manifestos

This week, the Conservative, Liberal Democrat and Labour parties all published their manifestos, putting forward their vision for how they will look to rescue an NHS in crisis.