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Home Office confirms visa extensions for all UK international doctors on a MTI visa after pressure from RCSEd through AOMRC

Home Office confirms visa extensions for all UK international doctors on a MTI visa after pressure from RCSEd through AOMRC

The extension of visas for all international doctors in the UK on a Medical Training Initiative (MTI) visa has been confirmed by the Home Office, following pressure from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh through the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges.

RCSEd President responds to findings on risk to patient safety due to bullying, lack of training and support for trainee doctors

RCSEd President responds to findings on risk to patient safety due to bullying, lack of training and support for trainee doctors

RCSEd President, Michael Griffin OBE, responds to news that Health Education England has uncovered multiple examples of patients being put at risk as a result of trainee doctors being bullied, compelled to conduct tasks they are not trained for and are generally lacking support.

Chair of RCSEd Trainees Committee writes to Mental Health Ministers to call for improved mental health and wellbeing support for NHS staff

Chair of RCSEd Trainees Committee writes to Mental Health Ministers to call for improved mental health and wellbeing support for NHS staff

The Chair of the Trainees Committee of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has today written to both the Minister and Shadow Minister for Mental Health for calling for improved mental health and wellbeing support for NHS staff.

Other RCSEd News

Response to the Proposed New Junior Doctor Contract in England

Response to the Proposed New Junior Doctor Contract in England - Read more

College says new contract risks deepening recruitment and retention problems



Surgeons’ Hall Museums Reopen After Major Transformation

Surgeons’ Hall Museums Reopen After Major Transformation - Read more

The College's Surgeons' Hall Museums reopens to the public on Thursday 24 September 2015 after a £4 million transformation



Press Statement: Response to the Proposed New Junior Doctor Contract in England

Response to the Proposed New Junior Doctor Contract in England - Read more

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) is dedicated to upholding standards of training for surgeons, and standards of practice for patients. Delivering high-quality care is the primary concern of all who work in healthcare but, in order to deliver that care, trainees in all specialties must receive the best possible training, and their …



RCSEd Launches New International Surgical Fellowship Programme

RCSEd Launches New International Surgical Fellowship Programme - Read more

RCSEd has launched a new scheme designed to give international surgical trainees the opportunity to train in the UK for up to two years



New Vice-Presidents elected at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

New Vice-Presidents elected at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - Read more

Mr John Duncan OBE and Professor Graham Layer will join President-Elect, Mr Mike Lavelle-Jones, taking up office in November





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