Medical Care is the online evolution of the well-known RCP publication Consultant physicians working with patients. Written by leading medical specialty experts, it is a comprehensive web-based resource for efficient and effective design of medical services.
The website has been designed to help those involved in the planning and provision of services get a clearer picture of the specialty services that need to be in place to provide great patient care. In particular, it allows medical specialty experts to describe how principles of the Future Hospital Commission report, such as 7-day services and integrated care can be put into practice.
Watch RCP clinical vice-president, Dr Anita Donley, discuss the resource:
Medical Care provides a practical guide to:
Medical Care is divided into two sections:
The beta version of Medical Care is now live and includes sections on the majority of medical specialties along with all the overarching themes to be considered in service design. Additional specialty specific content will be added in March 2017 to cover 28 specialties in total.
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Specialties currently covered are: