Annual report 2020

Supporting doctors in delivering good medical practice

Highlights from this chapter

Over 760 people – including patient groups, doctors, health service employers, and healthcare and legal experts – helped shape our revised Decision making and consent guidance.

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The updated Decision making and consent guidance was viewed just under 152,000 times on our website in 2020.

Our online ethical hub was viewed over 211,000 times in 2020.

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3,760 doctors attended Welcome to UK practice workshops in 2020 – the highest number yet, despite the disruption caused by the pandemic.

Throughout 2020, national liaison advisers engaged with over 13,550 doctors including at training sessions and events.

From 2018 to 2020, an increasing proportion of doctors felt we had supported them in their jobs: one out of three doctors said they felt supported by us to deliver high-quality care.