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

Membership Benefits

Non Medical Prescribing in Cardiology
Monday 25 June 2018

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This important national conference provides essential updates for current and aspiring non medical 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. The conference will include extended sessions focusing on developing your skills in non medical prescribing practice as well as case study sessions from specialist speakers in the areas of non medical prescribing in the management of arrhythmias, non medical prescribing for heart failure, non medical prescribing within a rapid access chest pain clinic and non medical prescribing in a cardiac prevention and rehabilitation programme. They day will conclude with a session on medicines optimisation and medicines adherence within the healthcare pathway of patients with cardiovascular disease.

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Demonstrating & Improving Prescribing Competence & Practice: Implementing the National competency framework for all prescribers
Monday 10 September 2018

De Vere West one Conference Centre, London

Last year a new and updated Competency Framework to support healthcare professionals to prescribe effectively was published by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society. 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 all nurse prescribers.

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Reducing Medication Errors in Hospitals National Summit 2018
Friday 14 September 2018

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This timely Summit which takes place during the WHO 3rd Global Patient Safety Challenge: Medication Without Harm aims to bring together clinicians, managers and medication safety officers and leads to understand current national developments, and to debate and discuss key issues they are facing in improving medication safety and reducing medication errors in hospitals. Following International and National Update sessions, the conference will focus on effective reporting of medication incidents, managing a medication incident investigation and ensuring change occurs, supporting staff, reducing medication errors in practice, developing a medication error reduction programme, using medication safety huddles, learning from patients and focusing on high risk drugs. There will also be focus on reducing medication errors through electronic prescribing.

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Transforming Outpatient Services National Summit
Monday 24 September 2018

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Outpatient clinics can be demanding environments. This national summit aims to bring together leaders of outpatient services to focus on improvement and the delivery of outstanding outpatient care and experience.

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  • 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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