MEDICA is a Designated Body and Dr Stephen Davies, the Medical Director, is the Responsible Officer.
WHAT THIS MEANS TO YOU:
- MEDICA provides all radiologists with an annual review and Independent Sector Form for use in their NHS appraisal. For those Radiologists who are no longer connected with the NHS, MEDICA can act as their Designated Body, subject to the GMC guidance on prescribed connections. MEDICA can advise on this point.
- Radiologists who connect with MEDICA can undergo the full appraisal and revalidation cycle subject to the GMC regulations and NHS requirements. For those requiring more information please contact clinical governance.
- The Responsible Officer attends NHS England Network meetings and is Appraised in his role by a level 2 Responsible Officer in NHS England.
- MEDICA has a supportive ‘Response to Concerns’ process.
For more information about Appraisal and Revalidation with MEDICA please feel free to contact us here