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Faculty of Remote and Rural Healthcare

Join us to improve remote and rural healthcare globally

Many people around the world live in isolated communities and work in industries such as oil and gas, mining and shipping or in the armed forces, where remoteness is a direct challenge to health and wellbeing. Through collaboration our aim is to establish a Faculty that champions equitable, economically-viable access to integrated healthcare that improves the health and medical outcomes of people living and working in remote and rural areas of the world.

Shape the future of YOUR Faculty

Whether you are a professional currently working or aspiring to work in remote and rural healthcare or represent an organisation or corporation active in the sector, we want to hear from you.  Here are some key reasons why we think you'll want to get involved: 

Organisations Healthcare professionals
  • Keep your staff healthy, ensuring they benefit from the best possible care and medical expertise through rigorous professional standards
  • Join a global community of like-minded professionals, sharing innovative and dynamic practices and a passion for continuous improvement 
  • Attract the best healthcare practitioners, making remote and rural healthcare an appealing and exciting career choice for new trainees
  • Sector-wide accreditation standards designed to support you in demonstrating exemplary professional conduct and enhancing your practice
  • Retain your healthcare staff, keeping them motivated and equipping them with the right skills for the job
  • A pathway to progression through a dynamic and topical programme of training and education, equipping you with the widest skill-set possible

How to get involved

While the new Faculty is receiving some initial funding for launch, we're looking for additional support to help it thrive. This could be financial support, an in-kind contribution or helping to shape standards and work-streams. 

To register your interest and tell us how you may be able to support the establishment of your Faculty, please email us at at frrh@rcsed.ac.uk and we'll get straight back to you.


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