Doctors' college cancels leading hospital's training accreditation

Australasian College for Emergency Medicine days it has cancelled The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne's training site accreditation for paediatric medicine

The emergency medicine doctors' college has stripped a Melbourne hospital's right to train doctors for medical emergencies in a dispute over skill development.

The Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) on Wednesday confirmed it had cancelled The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne's training site accreditation for paediatric emergency medicine earlier this month.

It said the decision was based on concerns including "inappropriate structure" of the hospital

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