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Non Medical Prescribing in Cancer Care

Friday 20 Sep 2019

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

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“The independent Cancer Taskforce set an ambitious task for the NHS: to make significant progress in reducing preventable cancers, increasing cancer survival and improving patient experience and quality of life by 2020.”

NHS England

This conference focuses on Non Medical Prescribing in Cancer Care. Through national updates and practical case studies the conference will demonstrate how the effective use of non medical prescribing in cancer care can improve patient care, experience and outcomes.

The conference will focus on developing competence and confidence in non medical prescribing in cancer care, including using the National Competency Framework for all Prescribers. Sessions will focus on chemotherapy prescribing, prescribing in a lung cancer, prescribing for pain and symptom control, prescribing in end life care including controlled drugs, and prescribing within follow up clinics and cancer survivorship services.

Benefits of attending
This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to improve non medical prescribing practice in cancer care
  • Understand the national context including the national competency framework for prescribers
  • Develop your skills and improve competence in prescribing practice
  • Understand how to develop prescribing to improve chemotherapy services
  • Improve your skills in the prescribing and prescribing governance
  • Examine your role within prescribing at the end of life including symptom control and controlled drugs
  • Understand how to set up a Non Medical Prescribing Clinic
  • Learn from established prescribing practice in cancer follow up and survivorship, prescribing for lung cancer and pharmacist prescribing
  • Understand how to audit and demonstrate competence in non medical prescribing practice
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

Chair and Speakers Include:

Emma Foreman

Joint Chair, British Oncology Pharmacy Association & Consultant Pharmacist, Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Dianne Bowskill

Lecturer Non Medical Prescribing Lead
University of Nottingham

Nellie Kumaralingam

Treasurer UKONS, Cancer Trust Lead Nurse for Teenage and Young Adult Cancer
The Royal Marsden, & Non-Medical Prescriber in Cancer Care

Exhibition & Sponsorship Packages

This conference offers a valuable opportunity for industry suppliers to personally meet with their target audience away from their workplace in an intimate environment where they will have time to talk and demonstrate the benefits of their products. High quality specialist audiences make having a presence at our events, whether it be a sponsored session, or an exhibition stand, a highly targeted and cost effective marketing channel.

Why Exhibit?

Having a presence at this event will give you the opportunity to:

  • Demonstrate your product, system or service
  • Network and engage face to face with your key audience
  • Generate new business leads
  • Gain exposure for your brand and raise the profile of your organisation
  • Understand the current needs of your audience and challenges they’re facing
  • Update your knowledge of national policy and local developments  

Enquire

Contact katiej@hc-uk.org.uk for prices and further information, or to discuss a tailored package to suit your needs and budget.

Getting to the Venue

Location
De Vere West One is located on Portland Street and is a 10 minute walk for Great Portland Street Underground station and a 5 minute walk from Oxford Circus
By Rail
De Vere West One is just a five minutes’ walk from Oxford Circus tube (Central, Victoria, and Bakerloo), Bond street (Jubilee) and a 10 minute walk from Great Portland Street tube (Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan) and Marylebone station.
By Road
Portland Place is just north of Oxford Circus. The nearest NCP car park is approximately 300 yards away. Follow the A4201 past De Vere West One taking the second left turning onto Weymouth Street, then take the second left onto Weymouth Mews.
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Fee Options

NHS, Social Care, Private Healthcare Organisations & Universities

£365.00

(£438.00)

Voluntary sector & charities

£300.00

(£360.00)

Commercial organisations

£495.00

(£594.00)

(Prices in brackets include VAT)

Discounts

Additional delegate discount:

A discount of 15% will be applied to fees for any extra delegates.

Online discount:

A discount of 10% will be applied if you pay using the website.

Supporting Organisations