The RCP is deeply committed to improving access to clinical research and supporting the integration of research into everyday care. The RCP has produced a strategy to develop, deliver and drive research in the NHS; seeking to address the barriers to equality of access.
Flexible portfolio training (FPT) is a pilot initiative within higher specialty training offered by Health Education England and the Royal College of Physicians that protects 1 day a week (or 20% time equivalent) for professional development.
The RCP's Health Informatics Unit is working on behalf of the PRSB to carry out the Integrated Urgent Care project in order to define information recording and sharing requirements of integrated urgent care services.
The Health Informatics Unit's (HIU) 'Document naming standard' project will ensure digital health records are appropriately named for safe and effective retrieval within the health and social setting, as well as their transfer across all care settings.
This RCP Health Informatics Unit project will develop standards for the clinical content and structure of maternity records and to ensure that this information can be easily shared amongst healthcare professionals an