149,979 members

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation


Workforce briefing: winter 2018


Start sharing

If you've got news you'd like to share, let us know and we'll consider it for our news section.

Workforce briefing: winter 2018

A briefing from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health warns that patient demand is strongly outstripping the supply of doctors as the usual seasonal pressures combine with a rise in children’s emergency admissions to place unprecedented demand on services.

It highlights some of the key findings from the college's workforce census 2017 and provides recommendations for the future of the paediatric and child health workforce.