HC-UK events

As per a special reciprocal deal between BACCN and HC-UK we would like to offer 2 BACCN members free entrance to each of the following conferences.  Please email support@baccn.org with your contact details & BACCN number alongside a short rational as to why BACCN should support you to attend this specific event.  

BACCN will let you know the outcome ASAP with the view to complete the registration. 

Please note that if you are "selected" to attend and you are unable to do so, you should let the BACCN know (within 48 hours of the event being due to take place) as we would then like to offer the place to the next person (if you fail to do so, you may be held liable for the conference fee.  

BACCN Members also recieve 20% discount off ticket cost, quote hcuk20baccn at time of booking.

Current Conferences

Handling Concerns about Fitness to Practise: Managing Complaints and Concerns about Nurses & Midwives, and supporting Nurses & Midwives in Difficulty

Friday 21 June 2019
De Vere W1 Conference Centre, London

The conference will support you to improve processes and practice with regard to handling complaints and concerns about nurses and midwives in light of the NMC new approach to fitness to practise which was launched in September 2018. The conference will include national developments and case studies from experienced Directors of Nursing at NHS Trusts on how to effectively manage complaints or concerns about nursing practice whilst supporting the nurse involved and ensuring patient safety. The conference will update delegates on the revised NMC fitness to practise procedures which put more emphasis on local resolution.

For further information and to book your place visit 

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/fitness-to-practise or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference in Twitter #fitnesstopractise

IV Therapy Summit: Difficult Venous Access & Improving Practice with Uncompliant Patients

Friday 21 June 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on IV access: managing uncompliant patients, and patients with difficult venous access.  Difficulties in IV access due to individual patient factors or patients with difficult venous access often lead to repeated failed attempts which can result in delayed diagnosis and treatment.

For further information and to book your place visit 

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/iv-therapy-training-nhs or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #IVTherapySummit

Hospital at Night Summit: Improving Out of Hours Care in Hospitals

Monday 8 July 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This Hospital at Night Summit focuses on out of hours care in hospitals delivering high quality safe care at night. Through national updates, networking opportunities and case studies this conference provides a practical guide to delivering a high quality hospital at night.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/out-of-hours-care-in-hospital-care-night-nhs or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #hospitalatnight

A Practical Guide to effective Nurse Prescribing in End of Life Care

10th July 2019
The Studio Conference Centre Manchester. 

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring nurse prescribers on prescribing at the end of life. 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 prescriber in end of life care.

Follow the conference on Twitter #NMPEndofLife

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Setting Up And Running Virtual Clinics

Friday 13 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Chaired by Mr Bibhas Roy Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Virtual Orthopaedic Clinic Lead at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, this conference focuses on setting up and running virtual clinics as proposed by the 2019 Long Term Plan.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/running-virtual-clinics or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #VirtualClinics

Ward Accreditation for Quality

Monday 16 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on developing systems and processes for ward accreditation for quality.   Ward accreditation can be used as a tool to encouraging ownership of continuous quality improvement at ward level, reduce variation and increase staff pride and team working within their ward areas.  Through practical case studies of NHS Trusts that have successfully introduced ward accreditation systems the conference will provide practical guide to implementing systems, and improving staff engagement in driving improvement on the ward.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/ward-accreditation-quality or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #wardaccreditation

Liberty Protection Safeguards: Implementation of the 2018 Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill

Monday 23 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill was introduced to the House of Lords on Tuesday 3 July 2018 and seeks to replace the ‘Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards’ (DoLs). The government has now developed a new system, known as ‘Liberty Protection Safeguards’, which will become law through the bill. This conference, which will be chaired by Alex Ruck Keene Barrister, 39 Essex Chambers & Former Consultant, Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty Project, The Law Commission will update delegates on the implications of the new Bill and the implementation of the Liberty Protection Safeguards in your service.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/deprivation-of-liberty-safeguards-conference or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #DoLS

The Caldicott Guardian 2019: Ethical Decision Making & The Duty of Candour

Friday 27 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Healthcare Conferences UK in association with Christopher Fincken, Independent Member UK Caldicott Guardian Council, (Chairman 2012-2017) are pleased to announce this National Caldicott Guardian Conference which will focus on the Caldicott Guardian and Decision Making – with particular emphasis on Ethical Decision Making and the Duty of Candour. Following the success of our previous Caldicott Guardian National Conferences, and feedback from our regular Caldicott Training Masterclasses, this conference will focus on developing your role as a Caldicott Guardian and developing your skills in leading Caldicott decision making in practice.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/caldicott-guardian-ethical-decision-making or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #CaldicottEthics

Nurse Clinics 2019

Friday 15 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Chaired by Dr Richard Hatchett Author Nurse Led Clinic: Practice Issues Nurse Clinics 2019 will provide specialist nurses with a valuable opportunity to hear national updates and best practice for working at advanced practice, and setting up and running nurse led clinics and services in primary, secondary and community care across a number of specialties. With sessions designed for those who are looking to improve the effectiveness or expand existing nurse led clinics and services, or for beginners looking to set up their first clinic this event is essential for all nurses offering nurse led clinics and services.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/nurse-clinics-2019 or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this event on Twitter #NurseClinics19

HC-UK Masterclasses

HC-UK Also offer a number of Masterclasses which are listed below, these are not available under the free space offer but BACCN members are able to recieve 20% off the ticket price.

Giving Evidence at Coroner's Court

Wednesday 26 June 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This is a course for healthcare professionals who may have to give evidence at an Inquest.  It is also suitable for those who may have to support staff in the immediate aftermath of a patient death and at Coroner’s Court. The day is split into two sections.  Section 1 covers how to prepare to give evidence and Section 2 covers giving evidence at Inquest. 

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/giving-evidence-at-coroners-court or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Social Media - A working tool for healthcare

Monday 1 July 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This is a workshop for healthcare professionals and comms professionals, to explore social media in health – on an individual and organisational level.  The workshop aims to give people knowledge, skills and resources to take back to their organisations and take social media in healthcare to the next level. 

For further information and to book your place visit 

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/social-media-in-healthcare or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on twitter #HealthSoMe

Masterclass: The Duty of Candour in Practice

Wednesday 10 July 2019
The Studio Conference Centre, Manchester

This one-day in-house course, led by an experienced Barrister and Accredited Mediator, covers the legal framework surrounding the Duty of Candour and what it means in practice. The training will include sessions on meeting and communicating with patients and families. It will also cover what is a notifiable patient safety incident (both in an NHS and non-NHS context), moderate and severe harm, making apologies, compensation, supporting staff, an overview of Root Cause Analysis and record keeping. 

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/duty-of-candour-legal-masterclass-manchester or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Presentation Skills Masterclass

Monday 4 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The Presentation Skills Masterclass is aimed at clinicians and managers in health and social care who would like to develop their presentations skills. The masterclass is designed to provide an increased understanding of the skills and techniques required to deliver dynamic presentations.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/presentation-skills-masterclass-nov or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

What is a Proactive Safety Culture? Masterclass

Friday 22 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This one day Masterclass will look at how to setup a Proactive Safety Culture. It will focus on how we can improve safety and be proactive in our Safety Culture. The day will focus on Safety, Culture and Human Factors.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/proactive-safety-culture or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Root Cause Analysis: 2 Day Intensive Training Course – additional dates

10 December 2019 — Wednesday 11 December - De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Monday 29 April 2019 — Tuesday 30 April - Novotel, York (our new conference venue)

Facilitated by Kate Hill, Solicitor, InPractice this interactive and practical course will provide a structured approach to incident investigation from an initial understanding of the legal and factual context, through to information collection, analysis, the report and writing a final action plan. The first day will focus on information collection, data organisation and analysis. The second day of this interactive training will provide guidance on how to support staff and interview techniques. There will then be a root cause analysis case study. One of the most common complaints made about incident reports in the NHS is the lack of consistency. The aim of this course is to ensure a consistent approach to investigations that is supportive and solution orientated.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/courses/root-cause-analysis-training or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk