About GP’s with Extended Roles

The RCGP has published guidance recognising the additional need for governance around GPs working in extended roles (found here), this recognises the need for suitable training, supervision, and provision of evidence of competency and ongoing professional development.

GPwER in MSK Medicine Pilot

The Faculty is pleased to announce the launch of a pilot of the accreditation for GPs in MSK Medicine in 2024.

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Over the last few years, we have been working to better define, promote and protect GPs working in extended roles, these have included:

We would like to thank BASEM (British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine), PCRMM (Primary Care Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Medicine Society), RCGP (Royal College of General Practitioners) and the MACP (Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists) for their support with the development of GPwER.


Below you can access a range of resources, designed to support you on your journey within SEM.

GPwER MSK Framework

GPwER Rheumatology Arm of Accreditation

GP Integrated Training Post in Musculoskeletal Medicine

RCGP GP Curriculum

MSK Diploma Syllabus