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Nurse Prescribing 

Nurse Prescribing conferences provide national updates and practical case studies on how to develop and maintain prescribing competence, how to develop effectiveness in post qualification practice, and ask why nurses are not always prescribing post qualification.

“Independent prescribing is defined as: ‘Prescribing by an appropriate practitioner (which currently includes doctors, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, optometrists, podiatrists and physiotherapists), responsible and accountable for the assessment of patients with undiagnosed or diagnosed conditions and for decisions about the clinical management required, including prescribing medicines’…There are many potential benefits for patients, commissioners and providers…Independent prescribing can also enable new ways of working to improve quality towards delivering safe, effective services focussed on the patient experience. It facilitates partnership working across professional and organisational boundaries within commissioning/provider landscapes and with patients to redesign care pathways that are cost-effective and sustainable” NHS England March 2015

 

A Practical Guide to Effective Nurse Prescribing In Cardiology
Thursday 18 October 2018
The Studio Conference Centre
Birmingham
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A Practical Guide to Effective Non Medical Prescribing In Cardiology
Thursday 18 October 2018
The Studio Conference Centres
Birmingham
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Effective Nurse Prescribing in End of Life Care
Wednesday 5 December 2018
The Studio Conference Centre
Manchester
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Read our latest Nurse Prescribing News Pages here:

NICE Guideline for safe use and management of Controlled Drugs

Dr Karen Stenner Lecturer University of Surrey discusses Nurse prescribing for pain

Prescribing appropriately and cost effectively by Dianne Bowskill, University of Nottingham

Demonstrating Competence to Prescribe by Deborah Robertson, Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader, Non Medical Prescribing, University of Chester

 

    Partner Organisations

    The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation TrustInPracticeClinical Audit Support CentrePlayoutJust For Nurses
    GGI (Good Governance Institute) accredited conferences CPD Member ASGBI (Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland) professional partner BADS (British Association of Day Surgery) accredited conferences