Advanced Nursing Practice & Credentialing

19th March 2018 -


This 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. 

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working at an Advanced Nursing Practice level
  • Update yourself on the practicalities of the credentialing process and the pathways to achieving the RCN Advanced Level Nursing Practice Credential
  • Learn from nurses who have been through the credentialing process
  • Demonstrate competence in the four pillars of advanced practice
  • Develop your leadership skills
  • Understand how to evidence your skills in advanced clinical practice
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RCN Education Forum National Conference and Exhibition 2018

20th - 21st March 2018

Partners in Practice: Nurses Working Together Through Change

Newcastle Upon Tyne

The programme for the conference is now confirmed. The packed agenda includes themed concurrent presentations, symposia and ViPERS, enabling you to tailor your conference experience to your learning and development needs. We are delighted to confirm the final keynote speaker Sam Donohue, Senior Nursing Manager at HEE, will be discussing the emerging results from the nursing associate pilots plus there will be a number of local trail blazers sharing their experiences of implementation at local level. If you are involved in educating, supporting and developing the nursing workforce, whether in the clinical or educational setting, this is your unmissable insight into the future of the practice of nursing education.

We are also delighted to confirm we can offer a 10% discount for group bookings of 3 or more attendees, which includes non-RCN members.

For more details visit www.rcn.org.uk/RCNED18 

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Ward Manager Summit

Monday 16 April 2018 -


Whether you are currently a Ward Manager, or aspiring to be one, this event provides a unique opportunity to learn from the experiences of other Ward Managers and Nurse Directors to develop your skills as an effective Ward Manager. Through national updates and practical case studies the conference will update Ward Managers on essential issues to enable you to improve practice and leadership at a local level.


For more information, visit the website


A 20% discount is available by quoting ref: hcuk20fons  when booking.(*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Full T&Cs available upon request.)

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Enhancing Practice Conference 2018

22nd - 24th August 2018



Basel, Switzerland

The international community of Practice Development is meeting in Switzerland for the first time. Consistent with Practice Development, the conference format will challenge the norm: engaging delegates through:

  • Interactive keynote events
  • Concurrent presentations and discussions
  • Creative show & tell
  • Dynamic workshop experiences

The conference provides an opportunity to network with managers, practitioners, researchers and  academics in the field of Practice Development from across  the globe and learn how to enhance healthcare practices across sectors, settings, and specialties. Through a consistent and delicate balance of theory and application, delegates will leave energised with knowledge and tools for immediate translation into practice in the workplace.


Practice Development helps us all to meet goals for:

  • Patient and family engagement
  • Interprofessional collaboration and learning
  • Healthy work environments
  • Evidence-informed practices
  • Patient safety

Learn more www.epc2018.org

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