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

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

Wednesday 4 Dec 2019
The Studio Conference Centre, Manchester

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/conferences-masterclasses/iv-therapy-summit-difficult-venous-access-improving-practice-with-uncompliant-patients or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #IVTherapySummit

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

Thursday 5 Dec 2019
The Studio Conference Centre, Manchester

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-dec or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #DoLS

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

Friday 6 Dec 2019
De Vere West One 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, and looking ahead to the NICE Quality Standard for Decision Making and Mental Capacity which is currently in development.

For further information and to book your place visit

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

Follow the conference on Twitter #MCANICE

Implementing the NHS Patient Safety Strategy at a local level

Friday 6th December 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference will focus on Implementing the July 2019 National NHS Patient Safety Strategy into practice at a local level. The conference will also discuss the role of Patient Safety Partners. 

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/implementing-nhs-patient-safety-strategy or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NHSPatientSafety2019

Developing your skills as an Effective Ward Manager

Monday 9 Dec 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, 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.  Whether you are currently a Ward Manager, or aspiring to be one, this event provides a unique opportunity to learn from the experiences of other Ward Managers, Nurse Directors & National Experts to develop your skills as an effective Ward Manager.

For further information and to book your place visit

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

Follow this conference on twitter #wardmanager

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

Monday 9 Dec 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/conferences-masterclasses/hospital-at-night-summit or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #hospitalatnight

Ward Accreditation for Quality

Monday 20 Jan 2020
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/conferences-masterclasses/ward-accreditation-for-quality-jan or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #wardaccreditation

Measuring, Understanding and Acting on Patient Experience Insight From Insight to Improvement

Monday 27 Jan 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference will focus on measuring, understanding and acting on patient experience insight, and demonstrating responsiveness to that insight to ensure Patient Feedback is translated into quality improvement and assurance. Through national updates and case study presentations the conference will support you to measure, monitor and improve patient experience in your service, and ensure that insight leads to quality improvement.

For further information and to book your place visit

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

Follow the conversation on Twitter #PatientExp

A Practical Guide to Demonstrating and Improving Nurse Prescribing Competence & Practice

Friday 31 Jan 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on demonstrating and improving prescribing competence and practice and use of the National Competency Framework for all Nurse Prescribers.  Through national updates, practical case studies and extended expert sessions, this conference focuses on demonstrating and improving nurse prescribing competence and practice – embedding the competency framework, and ten competency dimensions for nurse prescribers.

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

Follow the conversation on Twitter #PrescribingCompetence

Please note that the two free spaces for this event have now been taken, additional spaces can be booked with a 20% discount.

Developing the Role of the Nursing Associate

Monday 3 Feb 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

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/nursing-associate or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on Twitter #NursingAssociate

Supporting & Managing Nurses in Difficulty

Friday 14 Feb 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on how we can better support nurses through complaints, concerns, stress, physical and mental health issues and fitness to practise concerns.  The conference will support you to improve processes and practice with regard to supporting nurses and the practicalities of managing concerns in a supportive way. Through national developments, learning from lived experience of nurses who have experienced concerns and mental health issues, and case studies from experienced Directors of Nursing at NHS Trusts on how to effectively support and manage nurses through complaints or concerns about nursing practice.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/nurses-in-difficulty or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on Twitter #NursesInDifficulty

Monitoring & Reducing Medication Errors in Hospitals: High Risk Medicines & Patient Groups, National Conference 2020

Friday 28 Feb 2020
The Studio Conference Centre, Birmingham

This conference focuses on reducing medication errors and resulting harm in hospitals in line with the WHO Medication without Harm Programme goal to reduce the level of severe, avoidable harm related to medications by 50% over the next five years. The conference focuses on prioritising high risk medications and high risk patient groups to enable your interventions to have the highest impact on patient care and reduction in patient harm. The conference aims to bring together clinicians, managers, medication safety officers and leads to understand current national developments, and to debate and discuss key issues and areas they are facing in improving and monitoring medication safety, and reducing medication errors and harm in hospitals.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/reducing-medication-errors or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on twitter #MedicationErrors

Nurse Prescribing Leadership Summit 2020

Friday 28 Feb 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The 2020 Nurse Prescribing Leadership Summit, which is now in its Fourth year, brings together Nurse Prescribers to understand current issues and the national context, and to debate and discuss key issues and areas they are facing in practice. Chaired by Sam Sherrington, Chair, Association for Prescribers and Head of Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020, NHS England/NHS Improvement, this CPD certified conference provides a unique opportunity to learn from the experiences of other nurse prescribers and develop your skills as an effective Nurse Prescriber. The programme will focus on developing your skills, competence and confidence in Nurse Prescribing.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/nurse-prescribing-leadership-summit-2020 or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NursePrescribingSummit

A Practical Guide to Effective Nurse Prescribing for Pain

Friday 6 Mar 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring nurse prescribers on prescribing for pain.  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 discuss the role of the Prescribing Competency Framework in supporting nurse pain prescribing standards and provide practical guidance for working with patients to improve pain outcomes both in the inpatient setting and the community.

For further information and to book your place visit

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

Follow the conference on Twitter #PainPrescribing

IV Therapy Summit 2020: Difficult Venous Access, Reducing Complications & Improving Practice with Uncompliant Patients

Friday 6 Mar 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on IV access: difficult venous access, reducing complications and improving practice with uncompliant patients. 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. The conference will also be focusing on IV associated complications and practicalities of troubleshooting vascular access issues including effective PICC/Midline placement and maintenance. 

For further information and to book your place visit

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

Follow the conference on Twitter #IVTherapySummit

Developing Your Role as a Designated Prescribing Practitioner

Monday 16 Mar 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Implementing the Competency Framework for Designated Prescribing Practitioners (Prescribing Supervisors and Assessors) to train and Support Non Medical Prescribers.  Through national updates, expert sessions and practical case studies this 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 further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/designated-prescribing-practitioner or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #DPP2020

 

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

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

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

Root Cause Analysis: 2 Day Intensive Training Course

Monday 20 - Tuesday 21 January 2020, Thursday 19 - Friday 20 March 2020, Monday 18 - Tuesday 19 May 2020, 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

Social Media - A working tool for healthcare

Monday 27 Jan 2020
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/conferences-masterclasses/social-media-a-working-tool-for-healthcare or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on twitter #HealthSoMe 

Masterclass: Giving Evidence at Coroner's Court

Friday 14 Feb 2020
De Vere West One Conference Centre, 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 sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Root Cause Analysis: 1 Day Intensive Training Course

Friday 14 February 2020, Monday 27 April 2020, Friday 19 June 2020, Friday 16 October 2020,  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