Association for Prescribers

If you would like your conference or event listed here, please contact us on admin@associationforprescribers.org.uk with the date, title, venue, contact details (ideally a webpage or email address), and a brief description. Edited details of events will then be listed on the Diary dates page.

A 20% discount is available by quoting ref: HCUK20ANP when booking.(*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Full T&Cs available upon request.)

Feb 2018

Nurse Prescribing Summit 2018

Monday 19 February 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This Summit aims to bring together Nurse prescribers to understand current issues and the national context, and to debate and discuss key issues and areas they are facing in practice.  This CPD certified conference provides a unique opportunity to learn from the experiences of other nurse prescribers and develop your skills as an effective Nurse Prescriber.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/national-nurse-prescribing-summit or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NursePrescribing2018

 Electronic Prescribing in Mental Health

Friday 23 February 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference will focus on planning, developing and implementing clinically led electronic prescribing systems in a mental health setting – both inpatient and community. Through national updates, and practical case studies from organisations with a proven track record of effective implementation the conference will support you to improve patient care through delivering and improving the effectiveness of electronic prescribing systems within your mental health service.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/electronic-prescribing-in-mental-health or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #eprescribingMH

Transforming Outpatient Services National Summit

Monday 26 February 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Outpatient clinics can be demanding environments. This national summit aims to bring together leaders of outpatient services to focus on improvement and the delivery of outstanding outpatient care and experience.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/improving-outpatient-services or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #Outpatients

 Effective Non-Medical Prescribing in End of Life Care

Monday 26 February 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring non medical prescribers on prescribing at the end of life. It is widely recognized that pain and symptom control at the end of life is not always optimal, the development of non medical prescribing has a key role in improving pain and symptom control for patients at the end of life. The conference, which includes national updates, extended in depth sessions and case studies will focus on developing your skills and competence as a non medical prescriber in end of life care.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/non-medical-prescribing-in-end-of-life-care or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NMPEndofLife

March 2018

Non-Medical Prescribing for Pain

Friday 2 March 2018
De Vere W1 Conference Centre, London

Chaired by Sue Jenkins Treasurer The British Pain Society & Senior Lecturer, Centre of Medical Education Cardiff University this important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring non medical prescribers on prescribing for pain. Pain is a growing area of non medical prescribing and one of the most common areas, in a survey of the Association for Prescribers members 50% of members prescribed for pain (Karen Stenner, University of Surrey). This makes it essential that non medical prescribers maintain the competence and skills to prescribe for pain in an effective way, working with patients to improve pain outcomes.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/non-medical-prescribing-for-pain or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #PainPrescribing

 Developing the role of the Nursing Associate

Monday 5 March 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference will update delegates on the Nursing Associate role –understanding the elements of this new role, and how the role will be delivered in practice. Through national updates, case studies from the Nursing Associate test sites, and perspectives from Nursing Associate Trainees the conference will look at the developing role, the Nursing Associate Curriculum, regulation of the role, accountability, competence and how you can prepare for the introduction of the role in practice.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/nursing-associate or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NursingAssociate

Safe Staffing Summit: A Practical Guide to Safe and Effective Nursing Staffing Levels and Skill Mix

Friday 9 March 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This National Safe Staffing Summit focuses on delivering safe and effective nurse staffing levels and skill mix in practice. This evidence is clear that safe and effective nurse staffing levels improves the quality of care and patient safety.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/safe-staffing or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #safestaffing

 Advanced Nursing Practice & Credentialing

Monday 19 March 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This National Conference will focus on developing and demonstrating Advanced Nursing Practice, and meeting the criteria laid down by the Royal College of Nursing in 2017 to gain the RCN ANP through the credentialing process. Through national updates including an opening from Ollie Phipps, Chair, Advanced Nurse Practitioner Forum, Royal College of Nursing, extended sessions and practical case studies the conference will support you to demonstrate competence against the credentialing criteria and four pillars outlined by the RCN; clinical practice, leadership, education and research.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/advanced-nursing-practice or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this event on Twitter #ANP2018

IV Therapy Summit: Improving quality and safety including effective IV Therapy at home (OPAT)

Monday 19 March 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This one day national summit focuses on advancing IV Therapy including ensuring adherence to the revised RCN Standards for Infusion Therapy and monitoring adherence to the NICE Guideline and Quality Standards for IV Therapy. The conference will focus on improving quality and safety of both inpatient IV Therapy and delivering effective IV therapy at home (OPAT).

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/advancing-iv-therapy or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #IVTherapySummit

 Eliminating Heel Pressure Ulcers

Friday 23 March 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Chaired by Tina Chambers Past Chair Tissue Viability Society this national CPD conference focuses on a practical guide to eliminating heel pressure ulcers and improving care and treatment in your service.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/eliminating-heel-pressure-ulcers or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #pressureulcers

 

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