In March 2020 the GMC, supported by NHS England and Improvement (NHS E&I), suspended appraisal and revalidation to allow doctors to concentrate purely on the immediate clinical challenge. Nationally medical appraisal will be restarting from 1st October 2020, following an update by the national medical director. Here is the letter from the NHS England and Improvement Medical Director about Professional Standards, including the restart of appraisal.
The Academy is publishing the core and support resource materials which can be accessed via https://www.aomrc.org.uk/revalidation-cpd/appraisal-revalidation-during-covid-19/. You can also find copies listed below: