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Updated General Surgery Guidance on COVID-19, 2nd Revision, 7th April 2020

Updated General Surgery Guidance on COVID-19, 2nd Revision, 7th April 2020

Following publication of Public Health England latest guidelines, the four Royal Surgical Colleges and the Associations of General Surgery have revised their latest guidelines (last published on the 27th March 2020) to align with those of PHE and Health Protection Scotland. As a group, we have taken a lead on gathering information on best practice that Surgeons should follow in this difficult situation because our role is to protect and support the clinicians that we represent.

AOMRC Statement Urges Public to Continue to Seek Medical Help During COVID-19

AOMRC Statement Urges Public to Continue to Seek Medical Help During COVID-19

The AOMRC have issued a statement, urging patients and the public must continue to seek medical help for serious conditions during this COVID-19 pandemic.

Appointment of Honorary Secretary from the RCSEd President

Appointment of Honorary Secretary from the RCSEd President

Appointment of Honorary Secretary from the RCSEd President

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Joint policy statement on COVID-19 from the Royal Surgical Colleges

Joint policy statement on COVID-19 from the Royal Surgical Colleges - Read more

In response to the challenge of COVID-19, the four surgical Royal Colleges of the UK and Ireland have issued a joint policy statement to provide guidance to surgeons and surgical trainees.



Special Awards at RCSEd Diploma Ceremony 13 March 2020

Special Awards at RCSEd Diploma Ceremony 13 March 2020 - Read more

The College is delighted to welcome new Fellows, Members and Associates to the Diploma Ceremony at the College in Edinburgh on 13 March 2020.



Coronavirus/COVID-19: Update from President on College Activities

Coronavirus/COVID-19: Update from President on College Activities - Read more

In light of the UK Government’s decision to move to the DELAY phase of their effort to reduce the impact of the COVID-19 virus, we have taken the decision to postpone all examinations, courses and College events for the next few months from Monday 16 March 2020. This applies across the College and includes all of our Faculties.



Statement on COVID-19 and its effect on surgical training

Statement on COVID-19 and its effect on surgical training - Read more

Today’s intercollegiate statement confirming the postponement of all examinations, courses and other educational events is symptomatic of the effect the COVID-19 pandemic will have on UK healthcare and wider society.



Coronavirus/COVID-19: RCSEd information

Coronavirus/COVID-19: RCSEd information - Read more

We are working closely with the Chief Medical Officers of England and Scotland, with medical bodies, and with the Government to ensure that our members, fellows, surgical and dental colleagues across the country are informed with the latest advice on COVID-19. We participate in daily briefing calls, and are helping disseminate best practice advice to our community of practitioners both medical and dental in all of our seven Faculties.





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