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  Advanced Critical Care Practitioner - PGDip

University of Birmingham    College of Medical and Dental Sciences

Full time October PGDip 27 months full-time
Nursing & Health (27)

About the course

The aim of the Advanced Critical Care Practitioner programme is to develop a new professional able to safely fulfil a proportion of those roles currently only undertaken by medically qualified intensive care trainees in the National Health Service.

Programme suspension

The Advanced Critical Care Practitioner (ACCP) Programme is currently suspended for applications.

This new role is seen to be important in pioneering the shift of work, traditionally done only by doctors, to new, non-medically trained grades of staff. It also addresses the current workforce planning problems in critical care.

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Entry Requirements

Registered health care practitioners (eg, nurses, operating department practitioners/Physician Assistants’ (Anaesthesia)) require one or both of the following: At least three years full-time, post-qualification work experience in a relevant area, and evidence of recent (within three years) and successful academic activity. A first degree in a health-related subject.

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