Policy and News

As the largest multi-professional intensive care membership organisation in the UK we are the voice of our members in media and to the public.

We regularly publish both policy and media statements, and work with media to take our members’ message to the public.

Here, you can find our policy statements, media releases, and latest appearances in media, along with information about how to contact us for interview or comment.

Welcome to our media centre, the hub for all press enquiries and information about the Society.

Office Hours

Our regular office hours are 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

Media enquiries outside of these hours can be made to press@ics.ac.uk 

Media contact


+44 (0)20 7280 4350

Distribution list

To be added to our distribution list for media releases please email us with your contact details and the name of the relevant media outlet.

Further information

All our media releases can be found on our Media Statements webpage.

Comment and Interviews

Our Society spokespeople are all currently working in intensive care units across the country. We can provide access to professionals from the full multi professional ICU team.

We can provide information and comment on the following areas:

  • Intensive care as a specialty
  • Intensive care staff wellbeing
  • Research relating to intensive care
  • Background information relating to intensive care and medical science

We are not able to provide comment on NHS governance, or issues relating to particular NHS hospitals or Trusts.