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Workplace and workforce issues

Information and resources to support doctors in the workplace

Read the O&G Workforce Report 2017

Read the O&G Workforce Report 2017

The O&G Workforce Report 2017 outlines the challenges facing the O&G profession and the commitments the College is making to address them.

Workplace issues

Improving workplace behaviours

The College's work to address undermining behaviours (e.g. bullying) in the workplace

Support for doctors in difficulty

Information and resources for doctors in difficulty, including information about mentoring

Return to Work Toolkit

Information, resources and practical guidance on returning to work

High Court ruling on GMC v Bawa-Garba

The RCOG's response to the Bawa-Garba ruling, with useful links and resources


Workforce planning and development

Workforce planning

The College's annual workforce census

Workforce Planning Tool – Clinical Negligence Scheme for Trusts (CNST)

The RCOG has created a workplace planning tool, as part of NHS Resolution's new Clinical Negligence Scheme for Trusts (CNST) incentive scheme

Consultant job planning

Advice on supporting professional activities in the job planning process

Consultant job description approval

Process to gain RCOG approval for a consultant job description



Elsewhere on the site

Advice and support for trainees
Trainee-specific information and guidance about workplace issues such as undermining
Invited reviews policy
How the College responds to requests to undertake reviews of O&G services or individual practice