Association of Pharmacy
Technicians UK (APTUK)
The Professional Leadership Body for Pharmacy Technicians

Membership Benefits

 

Effective Non-Medical Prescribing in End of Life Care
Wednesday 5 December 2018

The Studio Conference Centre, Manchester

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring non medical prescribers on prescribing at the end of life. It is widely recognized that pain and symptom control at the end of life is not always optimal, the development of non medical 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 non medical prescriber in end of life care.

For further information and to book your place visit:

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/non-medical-prescribing-in-end-of-life-care or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NMPEndofLife
 
Monitoring & Reducing Medication Errors & Harm in Hospitals National Summit 2018
Thursday 6 December 2018

The Studio Conference Centre, Manchester

This timely Summit in line with the WHO Medication without Harm programme, 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. Following National Update sessions, the day will focus on effective reporting of medication incidents, monitoring medication errors and harm, managing a medication incident investigation and ensuring change occurs, supporting staff, reducing medication errors in practice, developing a medication error reduction programme. There will also be focus on using eprescribing systems to optimise medication safety and monitor error and harm.

For further information and to book your place visit:

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/medication-errors-and-harm-in-hospitals or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on twitter #MedicationErrors
 
A Practical Guide to developing, using, authorising and reviewing Patient Group Directions
Monday 10 December 2018

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on developing, using, authorising and reviewing Patient Group Directions (PGDs) to ensure safe and effective practice. It will look at improving the way PGDs are developed and ensuring effective governance of PGDs including authorization and review. The day will focus on developing PGD training programmes for frontline staff and improving practice and training records to ensure adherence to the NICE MPG2 (2017) guidance.

For further information and to book your place visit:

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/patient-group-directions or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on twitter #PGDnhs

Polypharmacy: Effective Management & Stopping Medicines Safely
Monday 21 January 2019

De Vere W1 Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on polypharmacy: the effective management and stopping medicines safely in line with the new RPS Guidance.

For further information and to book your place visit :

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/polypharmacy-effective-management or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference in Twitter #polypharmacy
 
Optimising Anticoagulation Therapy: Delivering Excellence in Outcomes and Patient Safety
Monday 21 January 2019

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on optimising anticoagulation therapy for all patients: improving outcomes and patient safety

For further information and to book your place visit:

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/optimising-anticoagulation-therapy or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on twitter #Anticoagulation
 
Transforming Outpatient Services National Summit
Monday 28 January 2019

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The conference opens with National Developments followed by case studies focusing on improving quality, efficientcy and meeting the Care Quality Commission Quality Ratings in outpatients. The conference continues with an extended in depth masterclass which will contact interactive group work focusing on Improving, capacity, access, patient flow and waiting times in outpatient services. Further sessions will focus on improving patient experience, improving outcomes in outpatient services, developing and implementing core standards and the developing role of virtual outpatient clinics in reducing pressure on outpatient services.

For further information and to book your place visit:

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/improving-outpatient-services or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #Outpatients

 

  • SBK (UK) events - SBK events are giving all APTUK members an £85 discount off each booking, please quote ref: APTUK85 when booking


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