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When can I register an assessment half-day? +

The supporting materials are in development so an assessment half-day cannot be registered at this time. We will share updates with you on this as so...

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OSATs for the new curriculum are different from the old OSATs forms. Are they still OK to be submitted or do they all need to be the newer ones? +

You can submit the old forms where you have already completed them, but we suggest switching to the new forms from the of 1st August. Both are accept...

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When will I receive my exam results? +

Exam results will be communicated to you by email within 6 weeks of your examination date.

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Should we do a PL testing on women with isolated Raynaud's phenomenon who request for COC? (UKMEC 2016) +

Rheumatic diseases Not if this is an isolated symptom as many women have cold hands and cold feet which could be diagnosed clinically as Raynaud&...

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How many of each WBA do I need to pass my ARCP? +

For procedural competencies (see CSRH List of procedures) to be “signed off” you will need three Summative OSATs endorsed by an appropriate asses...

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Which parts of the Specialty Faculty Approval form should I complete? +

If you are just adding one new site for some specific training on the curriculum (e.g. unplanned pregnancies), then you should only complete pages 1 ...

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Has the process become less cumbersome & less drawn out from in the past? +

Dr Jane Dickson, who achieved equivalence on the old SSG/ Curriculum and supported others through CESR says “Yes, because with the new curricul...

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If you have a candidate that has passed the eKA only, what are their options? +

Please advise them that: Your last opportunity to buy an e-portfolio account (necessary for training) is 3 December 2019.   The last oppor...

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Will there be a procedural logbook in the new ePortfolio? +

Yes, there will be functionality for recording procedures you have carried out in the Log of Procedures. This is not a mandatory requirement but you ...

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How do I see my list of approved sites? +

You can find a list of GMC-approved sites at GMC Connect – this will provide a more accurate list than the Unconditional Approval letters. We g...

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