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The King’s Fund Independent Learning Review

The RCP has commissioned The King’s Fund to carry out an independent review to learn lessons from its extraordinary general meeting (EGM) in March.

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RCP responds to Labour party manifesto

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

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RCP responds to Conservative party manifesto

The Conservative party has published its general election 2024 manifesto.

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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.

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RCP responds to Liberal Democrat election manifesto

The Liberal Democrats have published their general election 2024 manifesto.


RCP responds to June 2024 NHSE performance data

The RCP has responded to NHS England’s latest performance data showing the highest number of A&E visits on record and an increase in the overall backlog for routine treatments.

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RCP Trainees Committee publishes updated position statement on the role of physician associates

The Royal College of Physicians Trainees Committee (RCP TC) has today (10 June 2024) written to RCP Council with an updated position statement in response to concerns regarding the role of physician associates (PAs) within the medical workforce.

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Senior officers letter to RCP President

The RCP confirms Council’s receipt of a letter from five senior officers this morning. The letter, now being circulated on social media, explained the officers, four of whom are also RCP trustees, have asked the president to resign the role.

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Faculty of Physician Associates leadership update

Following the resignation of four members of the Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) Board, work is underway to put in place interim FPA leadership arrangements.