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GP Appraisal in Wales

Key Principles of GP Appraisal in Wales

In Wales, a single system of GP appraisal is centrally managed by the Revalidation Support Unit, Wales Deanery (the Unit). GP Appraisal is a process which contributes to the development of individual GPs and therefore to the overall quality and safety agenda.

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GP Appraisal Online

A single online system is provided to facilitate the appraisal system for GPs in Wales - the Medical Appraisal and Revalidation System (MARS). MARS is designed to facilitate the appraisal process and to enable GPs, Appraisers and Responsible Officers to meet the requirements of revalidation. Through MARS GPs, Appraiser and Responsible Officers can also access guidance materials and a range of CPD resources. To access MARS click here.

Appraisal, Revalidation and Clinical Governance

Annual appraisal will be a key component of Revalidation. Although appraisal and revalidation are separate processes, both are structured around the core responsibilities set out in the GMC's framework booklet Good Medical Practice.

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GP Appraisal and CPD

The Unit is committed to retaining and building on the developmental aspect of appraisal. As the Unit also manages delivery of CPD for GPs in Wales, the two processes are closely linked:

• GPs are encouraged to reflect on their CPD as part of their annual appraisal

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Quality Management of GP Appraisal

To ensure the appraisal process itself is fit for purpose and meets defined quality standards, the Unit has a comprehensive Quality Management Framework. We define Quality Management (QM) as an overarching framework for managing policies, systems, processes and activities relating to GP Appraisal and CPD in Wales.

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General Practice: Latest News

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Covering the Curriculum

The RCGP Curriculum can be found via the RCGP website . It consists of the core statement, 'Being a General Practitioner' and interpretive...

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Revalidation

Introduction Every doctor needs to be revalidated every five years. GP trainees will ordinarily have a revalidation recommendation made at the final ARCP panel review only. The revalidation recommendation...

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Out of Hours

All general practice trainees, whilst in a general practice post, are required to undertake a minimum of 72 hours of out of hours (OOH) pro rata.

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MRCGP Examination Regulations

All information relating to the MRCGP Examination Regulations can be found here.

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Study Leave

General Information GP trainees in general practice placements are entitled to 30 days study leave per year or pro rata for those in ST2, ST4 and on extensions to training (15 days per 6 months in general...

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General Practice: Trainer & Educational Supervisor News

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Trainer and Educator Development Days - 2014

Trainer and Educator Development Days Following on from the hugely successful Trainer Development Days held in 2013, the Wales Deanery in conjunction with Cardiff University School of Medicine and College...

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GMC 2011 National Trainer Survey Results

The GMC 2011 National Trainer Survey was launched on 2nd May 2011 and closed on 22nd July 2011. It took the format of an online questionnaire and was open to all Consultants who act as Clinical or Educational...

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Trainer Days

GP TRAINER DATES 2014 North Wales - Thursday 23rd October 2014 at Venue Cymru, Llandudno South West Wales - Tuesday 14th October 2014 at Liberty Stadium Swansea South East Wales - Wednesday 8th...

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TRAP

Trainer Re-Approval Process The TRAP process for 2013 will take place on the following dates: 15th April - launch TRAP to all Trainers, trainees and Programme Directors. 10th May - TRAP closes. Weekly...

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The Gold guide

A Guide to Postgraduate Specialty Training in the UK (The Gold Guide) sets out the arrangements for the introduction of competence based specialty training in the UK. It primarily deals with operational...

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