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Your Training Counts - Report on Career and Retention Intentions

Your Training Counts, the annual national trainee experience survey, is designed and delivered by the Medical Council in order to inform and support the continuous improvement of the quality of postgraduate medical training in Ireland. This Your Training Counts report focuses on trainee retention and career intentions, gathered in 2015.

Your Training Counts 2015- Results of the National Trainee Survey

A look at trainee experiences of clinical learning environment in Ireland 2015. 

Your Training Counts - Trainee Retention and Career Intentions

This report looks in detail at trainee retention and career intentions.

Doctor's Education, Training and Lifelong Learning in 21st Century Ireland

The aim of this roadmap is to guide the Medical Council's role in overseeing doctors' education, training and lifelong learning.

Your Training Counts - Health and Wellbeing

This report looks in detail at the health and wellbeing of trainees.

Your Training Counts - Results of the National Trainee Survey

Your Training Counts the annual national trainee survey is designed to support the continuous improvement of the quality of postgraduate medical training in Ireland.

Medical Education, Training and Practice: 2008-2013 Progress Report

This Report is based on Council's work in education, training and professional competence over the last five years.

Professional Competence: Guidelines for Doctors.pdf

These guidelines aim to inform doctors about how the Medical Council proposes to perform functions in relation to professional competence.

Intern Training Site Inspections

Training sites were inspected between January and April 2011 for the intern year which commenced in June 2011.

Review of Medical Schools in Ireland 2007: A Report to the Public.pdf

The Medical Council is pleased to present its third report to the public on undergraduate medical education in Ireland. It is based on the findings of the Medical Council's visits to medical schools and to their associated hospitals in 2005, 2006 and 2007.

Review of Medical Schools in Ireland: 2003.pdf

The Medical Council is pleased to present its second report to the public on undergraduate medical education in Ireland. This report is based on the findings of visits to medical schools, which have been ongoing from 1996.

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