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Clinical Course & Exam Refund Scheme

In line with NDTP’s commitment to reduce the paperwork burden for NCHDs as outlined in MacCraith report and to streamline the application process for NCHDs NDTP are pleased to announce a new module on DIME to allow NCHDs submit their Clinical Course and Exam Refund Scheme (CCERS) applications via their National Employment Record (NER).  This module will be live on 30th November 2020.  There is no change to the current CCERS policy, this is merely a change from paper based to on-line.

Training for clinical sites will be rolled out in November and user guides will be available shortly.  Details for NCHDs on how to apply for funding via their NER will be published shortly on this website.


Consultant & NCHD Employment Data Reports

The below report captures and displays details of employment data for both consultants and NCHDs. This report was first published in January 2021 and will be published quarterly.

The consultant and NCHD data contained in the report is extracted from DIME (Doctors Integrated Management E-system). Consultant data relates only to Consultant Applications Advisory Committee (CAAC) approved consultant posts. 

The consultant section of the report outlines consultant data by;

1.      Medical discipline

2.      Location by hospital group/CHO

3.      Tenure

The NCHD section of the report outlines NCHD data by;

1.      Clinical site and grade of incumbent

2.      NCHD posts by medical discipline and Non Training Scheme Doctors.

Quarterly DIME Employment Data Report 2021