PO Box 12153, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 9AZ

 Annual Conference

‘Non-Medical Prescribing – 2021 & the Road to Recovery’

 Thursday the 4th of March 2021

11.30am ~ 3.00pm

This will be a virtual event giving the latest best practice and policy for all
organisations as they respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.

AFP members receive 10% Discount

December

Nurse/Non Medical Prescribing in End of Life Care

Friday 4th December 2020, Virtual 
Chaired by Dr Barry Quinn, Senior Lecturer for Cancer and Palliative Care, Queen’s University Belfast, this important national virtual conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring nurse & non medical prescribers on prescribing at the end of life including the implications of Covid-19. It is widely recognised that pain and symptom control at the end of life is not always optimal, the development of nurse 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 nurse or non medical prescriber in end of life care.
For the full programme content, speaker line-up and to book visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/effective-nurse-prescribing-in-end-of-life-care or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter @hcuk_clare #NMPEndofLife 

A Practical Guide to Effective Nurse & Non-Medical Prescribing in Cardiology

Friday 11 December 2020, Virtual Conference

This important national conference provides essential updates for current and aspiring nurse and non-medical prescribers in cardiology and cardiovascular care. The CPD certified programme will include extended sessions focusing on developing your skills in nurse/non-medical prescribing practice as well as case study sessions from specialist speakers in the areas of nurse/non-medical prescribing in the management of arrhythmias, prescribing for heart failure and end of life care, prescribing within a rapid access chest pain clinic, prescribing in cardiac rehabilitation and cardiovascular disease.

For more information visit: www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/non-medical-prescribing-in-cardiology or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow on Twitter @HCUK_Clare #NMPCardiology

 January 2021

Developing Your Role as a Designated Prescribing Practitioner

Implementing the Competency Framework for Designated Prescribing Practitioners (Prescribing Supervisors and Assessors) to train and support Non-Medical Prescribers

Tuesday 19th January, Virtual

Through National updates, expert sessions and practical case studies the conference will support you to develop or expand your role as a Designated Prescribing Practitioner, and support the development of effective non-medical prescribing across your service.

For the full programme content, speaker line-up and to book visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/designated-prescribing-practitioner or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter @hcuk_clare # #DPP2021

 

A Practical Guide to Effective Nurse/Non-Medical Prescribing for Pain

Tuesday 26th January 2021, Virtual

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring nurse & non medical prescribers on prescribing for pain. Pain is a growing area of nurse & non medical prescribing and one of the most common areas. This make it essential that nurse & non medical prescribers maintain the competence and skills to prescribe for pain in an effective way, working with patients to improve pain outcomes both in the inpatient setting and the community .

The conference will discuss the role of the Prescribing Competency Framework in supporting nures & non medical pain prescribing standard. Through national updates and extended interactive practical case studies delegates will hear how to develop and maintain prescribing competence, and how to develop effectiveness in post qualification practice. The conference will also update delegates on the 2020 NICE Draft Guideline on Chronic Pain, and on current developments with regard to opioid prescribing

For the full programme content, speaker line-up and to book visit www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/nurse-prescribing-for-pain or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter @hcuk_clare #PainPrescribing  

March

Managing Supportive Medicines in Patients with Cancer Virtual Study Day

The Royal Marsden virtual study day – taking place ‘live’ on 11th March 2021 

This study day is underpinned by Medicines Optimisation principles. The aim is to give delegates an understanding of the importance and equip them with strategies to make medicines optimisation part of their routine practice, with both generalist and cancer specific content being covered in the programme. This CPD accredited event has been developed for pharmacists, nursing staff and doctors, with sessions being delivered by a very senior group of speakers representing these disciplines.

This  will be a great networking opportunity for you to join us on this virtual study day experience.

Please click on the link below for more information and to book your place.

www.royalmarsden.nhs.uk/studydays