This document and aims to help ophthalmologists when selecting supporting information for appraisal and revalidation and ensure that appraisal can be carried out to a standard which meets the General Medical Council’s requirements.
Ophthalmology Global Trigger Tool
A systematic method to identify and assess risk and potential harm to patients and to take a pro-active role rather than take a reactive approach to patient safety.
Effective governance to support medical revalidation: A handbook for boards and governing bodies
The handbook is particularly intended to help boards and governing bodies in the initial phase of medical revalidation. Its contents will be kept under review as medical revalidation and systems regulation policies develop.
Core Guidance on Supporting Information for Revalidation Amendments
This document describes the supporting information required for appraisal and revalidation. It takes the principles of the GMC’s guidance and offers guidance relating to ophthalmology on the information that should be presented to demonstrate that ophthalmologists are keeping up to date and fit to practice.