CNOD ANP Paper 2 Published!

Education, Governance, Latest Updates, News, Transforming Roles
CNOD ANP Paper 2 Published Transforming Nursing Roles Advanced Nursing Practice - Phase II Introduction The Transforming Roles paper on Advanced Nursing Practice (ANP) set out core competencies, education priorities and supervision requirements for ANP roles in Scotland. Following publication, the Advanced Practice Short Life Working Group (SLWG) agreed to a second phase to expand this work to include: • Core Competencies for Acute, Primary Care, Mental Health and Paediatrics/Neonates • Metrics for measuring outcomes • Non-clinical time • Supervision • Advanced Practice Academies. Please click the graphic below to access the new paper.
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SAPEN AP Newsletter now live!

Latest Updates, News
Scottish Advanced Practice Educator Network (SAPEN) The newly founded Scottish Advanced Practice Educator Network is a sub group of the Association of Advanced Practice Educators (AAPE) UK has just published its first newsletter which we are delighted to have the opportunity to share here. Many thanks to the chair Colette Henderson.
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Provisional Conference Programme Release

ACAP Awards, Conference, Education, Latest Updates, News
ACAP Conference 2020 Virtual Conference Programme - #AdvPracWeek2020 Our first ever virtual conference is only a few weeks away, to be hosted on NHS Scotland MS Teams.The provisional programme is now released, along with Award Nominations and Poster Applications. Please consider submitting your poster or a nomination for those individuals/teams who have inspired you during the pandemic.If you haven't signed up already, please do so now through and email to from your NHS eMail address. We can accept applications from non NHS staff, but your access will be limited to "guest". There is no expectation that delegates will attend all the sessions - only those they are interested in.The sign-up procedure for individual sessions will follow for those who have signed up for the conference.
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ACAP Conference 2020

ACAP Awards, Conference, Latest Updates, News
Conference update  Conference Flyer now available with preliminary information. Please notify your interest in attending this virtual event using your nhs email address to celebrate #AdvPracWeek2020 in the year of the #Nurses2020 and #Midwives2020 we want to particularly #SupportNursesAndMidwivesFull preliminary programme to follow shortly, but please have a think about sharing a poster presentation during our research afternoon and/or nominating a healthcare professional team or individual who has gone above and beyond during COVID-19.Application and nomination processes to follow soon.
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