For health professionals and healthcare organisations

Statements and resources on COVID-19 (Coronavirus), CPR and Resuscitation

In support of our healthcare community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we have produced a series of resources, including guidance, amended algorithms and statements.

e-Lifesaver

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Research and Development

As part of our drive to build our knowledge of what best practice in resuscitation means, RCUK funds and supports resuscitation research projects across the UK.

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Tick_stroke RCUK Welcomes Scotland’s Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Strategy

RCUK warmly welcomes the publication of Scotland’s Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Strategy for 2021-2026.

Statements 24 March 2021

Tick_stroke RCUK welcomes CQC and Compassion in Dying reports into DNACPR use during the pandemic

We welcome the publication of two crucial reports today into Do Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (DNACPR) decision-making during the COVID-19 pandemic. We call upon NHS England and Improvement to champion the use of the Recommended Summary Plan for Emergency Care and Treatment (ReSPECT) process nationally.

Press release 17 March 2021

Tick_stroke RCUK welcomes Welsh Government commitment to teach lifesaving skills in Welsh schools from 2022

RCUK is delighted that the Welsh Senedd has voted to pass the Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Bill and that there is now commitment to lifesaving skills being taught in Welsh schools from 2022.

Statements 09 March 2021