The COVID-19 pandemic will have a very significant impact on surgical practice. Surgical Team will face many challenging situations across every aspect of their practice.
RCSI have developed series of resources for surgeons in practice, trainees and other professional involved in front line patient care during the current COVID-19 epidemic which are available. These resources can be accessed HERE
an additional resource the RCSI has developed as the Coronavirus Crisis unfolds, BFFF has stepped up to address member concerns.
In addition the RCSI will be hosting weekly 40 minute webinars to update surgical team on the latest developments and what it means for them. These webinars will take place EVERY Wednesday at 6pm.
Topics for discussion
RCSI supporting you during COVID 19
Mr Kenneth Mealy (MD FRCSI), President of RCSI
The impact on current orthopaedics services and planning recovery plan once the emergency has ended Representatives from the National Clinical Programme in Trauma and Orthopaedics
Current initiatives and guidance for the management of trauma and orthopaedic patients during the COVID 19 outbreak Representatives from the National Clinical Programme for Surgery
Q&A session with panel
Mr Kenneth Mealy MD FRCSI - President RCSI
General Surgeon with a special interest in Gastro-Intestinal (GI) Surgery at Wexford General Hospital.