Revalidation FAQs

The GMC have produced a list of frequently asked questions on revalidation.

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges also has a frequently asked questions page which covers appraisal, revalidation and supporting information, as well as revalidation issues for locum doctors and those working in independent practice, retired doctors and doctors working overseas.

The RCR also provides a dedicated Revalidation Help Desk to offer confidential specialty-specific advice and guidance on appraisal and revalidation to individual doctors, their appraisers and responsible officers (ROs).

Patient feedback

The RCR is aware that the revalidation requirements for patient feedback has raised concern amongst some clinical radiology members and Fellows with no direct patient contact. You can view the RCR Revalidation Helpdesk response to queries regarding patient feedback for doctors with no patient contact.