Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine has been an Accredited Sub Specialty training option since 2013, and can be accessed from training in EM, ICM and Anaesthesia. There is a national recruitment process annually for postsstarting the following year.
PHEM posts in Wales provide an opportunity for senior training grade doctors (ST 5-7) in to undertake sub-specialty training in Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine within appropriately supported and governed clinical services. It is aimed at those individuals whose long-term career aspirations involve a significant component of Pre-hospital Emergency Care work. Successful completion of the training programme will allow for sub-specialty accreditation in Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine.
This should be read in conjunction with the Intercollegiate Board for Training in Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine (IBTPHEM) Guidance available on their website www.ibtphem.org.uk
For more information regaring Careers in PHEM generally contact Tim Manfield the PHEM lead on the AWSEM STC or contact Ian Bowler the PHEM TPD.
For more information regarding PHEM training in Wales have a look at the PHEM in Wales page