The Royal College of Anaesthetists

 
Anaesthesia is the largest single hospital specialty in the NHS. The Royal College of Anaesthetists is the professional body responsible for the specialty throughout the UK, and it ensures the quality of patient care through the maintenance of standards in anaesthesia, critical care and pain medicine.

 

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Election to RCoA Council 2019: Nominations open

Nominations for election to the Council of The Royal College of Anaesthetists are now open. Council comprises 24 seats, made up of: 20 consultant...

RCoA responds to the Secretary of State's priorities for the NHS

Responding to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care’s speech on his priorities for the NHS, Dr Liam Brennan, President of the Royal...

Recommendations made for anaesthetic care during childbirth

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) has published a report into anaesthetic care as part of its national quality improvement...

RCoA welcomes funded commitment for critical care services in Wales

The Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) welcomes the announcement from the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Services, Vaughan Gething, of a...

Lancashire NHS Trust’s anaesthetic team recognised for high quality...

Anaesthetists at the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have been recognised for providing the highest quality care to local patients...

 

 

The College is committed to developing a collaborative programme for the delivery of perioperative care across the UK. Watch our short film, read our vision document, and share your views.

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