Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board

The Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB, also PGME) was the non-departmental public body responsible for postgraduate medical education and training in the United Kingdom (UK).wikipedia
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General Medical Council

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The General Medical Council (GMC) took over the functions of PMETB on 1 April 2010 when the two organisations merged. In February 2008 the Secretary of State for Health, Alan Johnson, agreed with recommendations of the Tooke Report which advised that PMETB should merge with the General Medical Council (GMC).
In February 2008 the then Secretary of State for Health, Alan Johnson, agreed with recommendations of the Tooke Report which advised that the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board should be assimilated into the GMC.

Non-departmental public body

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The Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB, also PGME) was the non-departmental public body responsible for postgraduate medical education and training in the United Kingdom (UK).

United Kingdom

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The Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB, also PGME) was the non-departmental public body responsible for postgraduate medical education and training in the United Kingdom (UK).

Parliament of the United Kingdom

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It was accountable to the Parliament of the United Kingdom and acted independently of government.

Government of the United Kingdom

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It was accountable to the Parliament of the United Kingdom and acted independently of government.

National Health Service (England)

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GPs and specialists within the National Health Service (NHS) or working privately in England had to comply with the standards it established.

Legislatures of the United Kingdom

The General and Specialist Medical Practice (Education, Training and Qualifications) Order 2003
PMETB was established by [[The General and Specialist Medical Practice (Education, Training and Qualifications) Order 2003]] ("the Order") to develop a single, unifying framework for postgraduate medical education and training and began operating on 30 September 2005.

Medical royal college

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It took over the responsibilities of the Specialist Training Authority of the medical royal colleges and the Joint Committee on Postgraduate General Practice Training.

Certificate of Completion of Training

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A Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) or GPCCT (for GPs) is awarded to doctors who have successfully followed and completed a PMETB approved curriculum in a PMETB approved training programme.

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

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In February 2008 the Secretary of State for Health, Alan Johnson, agreed with recommendations of the Tooke Report which advised that PMETB should merge with the General Medical Council (GMC).

Alan Johnson

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In February 2008 the Secretary of State for Health, Alan Johnson, agreed with recommendations of the Tooke Report which advised that PMETB should merge with the General Medical Council (GMC).

John Tooke

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In February 2008 the Secretary of State for Health, Alan Johnson, agreed with recommendations of the Tooke Report which advised that PMETB should merge with the General Medical Council (GMC).

Modernising Medical Careers

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The duration of StR training varies by specialty, but as with the Foundation years, all programmes have a standardised curriculum and assessment model that is approved by the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board.

Peter Rubin

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Rubin chaired a number of committees devoted to education, such as the GMC's Education Committee from 2005 to 2008 and the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB) in the same years.

Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners

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The Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB) approved it to be used for GP Specialty Training, and it was introduced for all programmes starting from 1 August 2007.

Johann Malawana

He was an appointed member of the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB) 2008–10 and the General Medical Council (GMC) 2009–12.