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Permission to lead? – What I gained from FRCPath Part 2
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Author: , Helen Hunter
Posted in: , Embryology

Entering embryology before the days of the ACE certificate, I’ve been fortunate to have opportunities throughout my career to gain registration and qualifications via grandparenting routes (HCPC and RCPath part 1). At some point, though, there was going to be a time…

The role of the PR in effective leadership
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Author: , Rachel Cutting
Posted in: , HFEA

In a UK licensed fertility clinic, the law (HFE Act 1990 (as amended) sets out that a single person – the Person Responsible (PR) is accountable for everything within the clinic. This is a huge responsibility and is fundamental to the successful…

What does it take to be a good leader?
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Author: , Professor Allan Pacey
Posted in: , Andrology , Embryology

I’ve never really thought of myself as a leader, more someone who just likes to get things done. But given that you can’t do everything single-handedly, and a team has greater potential than the sum of it’s parts, I suppose I developed…

Psychological Safety and its importance in bringing success
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Author: , Eleanor Wharf
Posted in: , Andrology , Embryology

Clinical Embryology is a demanding specialty amongst the Clinical Sciences. Every day, we deliver complex treatments for our patients, plan and explain what is happening in their treatment, problem-shoot when plans need to change, ensure that the environment is exactly right 24…

HCPC standards and CPD!
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Author: , Despoina Besi , George Southall-Brown
Posted in: , CPD

The ARCS CPD log is the perfect way to track your CPD activities. Any activities you upload are assigned categories (clinical, professional or personal) and points to roughly indicate the time invested. In order to pass the ARCS CPD programme, you need…

The importance of a QMS in in a Fertility Centre
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Author: , Dave Wales
Posted in: , Andrology , Embryology

In the last few years the fertility sector has seen numerous changes in law, HFEA license conditions and the code of practice. Not to mention a worldwide pandemic which forced all industries to change the way they work and form more concise…