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Updated RCGP guidance on revalidation

Updated RCGP guidance on revalidation

Format

Practice

Time to Complete

0.25 hours

Published

March 29, 2016

Updated

June 13, 2016
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Programme Description

Dr Ravi Ramanathan highlights new Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) guidance on supporting information for appraisal and revalidation. The guidance, effective from 1 April 2016, aims to simplify the process for GPs and clarify how they can claim CPD credits.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity, GPs should:
  • Be aware of the key recommendations of the new RCGP guidance on supporting information for appraisal and revalidation
  • Apply specific recommendations in the guidance relating to claiming credits
  • Be aware of recommendations against `doubling’ and scanning documents
  • Understand how to count quality improvement activities as learning activities
  • Appreciate recommendations regarding reflecting on practice
  • Understand clarification on significant events and patient feedback
  • Author

    Activity author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan
    GP
    London
    UK

    INSTRUCTIONS

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.25 learning credits (0.25 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time. This activity is offered at no cost.

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