Western Sussex Hospitals have joined up with Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals to form a new NHS Foundation Trust for our area: University Hospitals Sussex.

You can keep using this website for information about St Richard’s, Worthing and Southlands hospitals but for our other sites and to find out more about the new trust please visit www.uhsussex.nhs.uk.

ACCS – Educational opportunities

There are specialty teaching sessions to attend as well as regional training days. 

In Emergency Medicine there is protected departmental teaching held on Wednesday afternoons each week. 

In Acute Medicine, weekly teaching is held on Wednesday afternoons in addition to the grand round. 

In Anaesthetics, departmental teaching is held weekly.  

There are also weekly Intensive Care teachings available.  

Trust Clinical Governance afternoons are held on a rolling day every 4-6 weeks.


Trainees are allocated an Educational Supervisor at the start of the programme who will meet regularly with the trainee to discuss progress in the training programme

More information can be found on the CMEC website


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