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.

Online Course

Masterclass: Introducing Criteria Led Patient Discharge from Hospital

Monday 20 July 2020 

Current Conferences

Decision Making and Mental Capacity: Ensuring Best Practice & Adherence to the NICE Guideline

Friday 18 Sep 2020

West One De Vere Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses best practice in decision making and mental capacity and ensuring adherence to the NICE Guideline on Decision Making and Mental Capacity in line with the recommendations, the NICE Quality Standard for Decision Making and Mental Capacity which is currently in consultation and due to be published before this conference in March 2020.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/decision-making-and-mental-capacity or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #MCANICE

Deteriorating Patient Summit

Monday 21 Sep 2020
Central Venue, London

Recognising and Responding to the Deteriorating Patient & ensuring best practice in the use of NEWS2

The Deteriorating Patient Summit focuses on recognising and responding to the deteriorating patient through improving the reliability of patient observations and ensuring quality of care. The conference will include National De­velopments including implementing the recommendations from the May 2019 Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch Report Investigation into recognising and responding to critically unwell patients and case studies highlighting the effective implementation of NEWS2 – the recently updated National Early Warning Score.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/deteriorating-patient-summit or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #deterioratingpatient

‚ÄčEffective Nurse Prescribing in End of Life Care

Friday 25 Sep 2020
West One De Vere, London

Effective Nurse Prescribing In Cardiology

Monday 28 Sept 2020
West One De Vere, London

This important national conference provides essential updates for current and aspiring nurse prescribers in cardiology and cardiovascular care.  Through national updates and practical case studies you will hear from expert speakers on how to develop and maintain prescribing competence and how to develop effectiveness in post qualification practice. 

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/nurse-prescribing-in-cardiology or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on Twitter #NMPCardiology

Developing your skills as an Effective Ward Manager

Monday 28 Sep 2020
Central Venue, London

This conference aims to bring together current and aspiring Ward Managers to understand current issues and the national context, and to develop your skills as a current or aspiring Ward Manager.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/effective-ward-manager or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #wardmanager

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

Monday 5 Oct 2020
Central Venue, 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/conferences-masterclasses/hospital-at-night-summit or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #hospitalatnight

Developing the Role of the Nursing Associate

Monday 19 Oct 2020
Novotel Conference Centre, York

This conference will update delegates on developing the role of the Nursing Associate – understanding the elements of this new role, and how the role is being delivered in practice. Through national updates, case studies from the Nursing Associate test sites, and perspectives from Nursing Associates the conference will look at the developing role, regulation of the role, accountability, support and practice development, competence and how you can prepare for the introduction of the role in your service.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/developing-the-role-of-the-nursing-associate-york or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on Twitter #NursingAssociate

IV Therapy Summit 2020: Troubleshooting IV Therapy - Access, Complications & Uncompliant Patients

Wednesday 4 Nov 2020
The Studio Conference Centre, Birmingham

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. This conference will update delegates on troubleshooting IV associated complications and practicalities of vascular access issues including effective PICC/Midline placement and maintenance. The conference will also look at setting up an effective IV Therapy rapid response service. Chaired by Jackie Nicholson, Global Committee Member, World Congress on Vascular Access & Nurse Consultant Vascular Access, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and with an address by Andrew Barton, Chair, NIVAS, and Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Vascular Access and IV Therapy, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust.

For further information and to book your place visit 

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/iv-therapy-summit-2020-may or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #IVTherapySummit

Liberty Protection Safeguards Implementation of the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019

Friday 27 Nov 2020
West One De Vere, London

The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019 received Royal Assent on the 16th May 2019, this legislation will introduce a new model for authorising deprivations of liberty in care replacing DoLs with the Liberty Protection Safeguards. The new law will come into force in October 2020 running alongside the DoLs for the first year.  This conference will update delegates on the implications of the new Act 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/conferences-masterclasses/liberty-protection-safeguards-york or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #LPS2020

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.

Root Cause Analysis: 2 Day Intensive Training Course

Thursday 16 - Friday 17 July 2020, Monday 21 - Tuesday 22 September 2020, Thursday 26 - Friday 27 November 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This new two day intensive masterclass will provide Root Cause Analysis Training in line with the July 2019 Patient Safety Strategy, and includes the opportunity to gain a Level 3 qualification in RCA Skills.  

The course will offer a practical guide to RCA with a focus on systems-based patient safety investigation as proposed by the forthcoming National Patient Safety Incident Response Framework which emphasises the requirement for investigations to be led by those with safety investigation training and expertise, and with dedicated time and resource to complete the work.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/root-cause-analysis-2-day-masterclass or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Giving Evidence at Coroner's Court

Monday 14 Sep 2020
Central Venue, London

This is a course for all healthcare staff who may have to give evidence at a coroner’s inquest, plus those who need to support them in such circumstances (including Heads of Clinical Service, Clinical Directors, Matrons, Clinical Governance Managers, and Patient Safety leads). This one-day course is designed to provide delegates with the key skills and knowledge required to be a confident and capable witness at a coroner’s inquest, or to support colleagues who are required to do so.

For further information and to book your place visit

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

Information Governance in Practice: learning the principles of Information Governance Running an IG Department and Team

Friday 16 Oct 2020
Central Venue, London

The purpose and aim of the Masterclass is to learn the principles of Information Governance and work through the different scenarios and look for best practice and processes to help your organisation deliver better Information Governance.

For further information and to book your place visit  

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/information-governance-in-practice-learning-the-principles-of-information-governance-running-an-ig-department-and-team or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Social Media - A working tool for healthcare

Monday 23 November 2020
West One De Vere 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/conferences-masterclasses/social-media-a-working-tool-for-healthcare or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on twitter #HealthSoMe 

Root Cause Analysis: 1 Day Intensive Training Course

Friday 4 December 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This new one day intensive masterclass will provide Root Cause Analysis Training in line with the July 2019 Patient Safety Strategy, and includes the opportunity to gain a Level 3 qualification in RCA Skills.  

The course will offer a practical guide to RCA with a focus on systems-based patient safety investigation as proposed by the forthcoming National Patient Safety Incident Response Framework which emphasises the requirement for investigations to be led by those with safety investigation training and expertise, and with dedicated time and resource to complete the work.

For further information and to book your place visit https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/root-cause-analysis-1-day-masterclass or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk