Northern Ireland Archived News: 2019

September-November
Regulatory Update

NMC: Principles for good practice issued to protect patients online.; Shaping The Future consultation results ; Our response to the RCN’s campaign on safe and effective staffing for patient care

HCPC Update: New principles for those prescribing remotely; Update on our registration fees ;

Regional Launch of Primary Care Multi-Disciplinary Team Programme

Fifty Ways to Help the Health Service

Transformation in Action: Advanced Nursing Practitioners in Northern Ireland

June - August
Regulatory Update

NMC: NMC seeks views on future strategy (consultation runs until 16th October 2019) Have your say! ; NMC Survey: Building Trust and Confidence ; Current government's response to Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation; Blog: Person-centred regulation; NMC response to the launch of the NHS Patient Safety Strategy ; NMC Newsletters

HCPC Update: HCPC welcomes the regulation of Physician Associates ; HCPC response to Department of Health consultation on professional regulation reform ; What do you need to do to record your CPD activities? ; Do you have safety concerns?

Recommended read from a professional accountability perspective : AI and the potential liability issues arising from use in a clinical setting

Transformation fund continues to support much-needed change

Heart care success story shows benefits of consolidation

Extension to terms of Office for Non-Executive Chair and Six Non-Executive Members of the Northern Ireland Practice and Education Council for Nursing and Midwifery

February - May

Regulatory Update

NMC: Defining our new approach to fitness to practise ; What Brexit means for Nursing and Midwifery ; Role differences between nursing associates and nurses ; NMC Newsletters

HCPC Update: New guidance for health professionals on the role of Expert Witness ; New Whistleblowing Policy ; New Threshold Policy for FtP ; Brexit update ; Standards in practice: how to report concerns about safety

Have your say on e-safety strategy for Northern Ireland

Change needs courage from all of us – Professor Bengoa

Progress Report - eHealth

It won’t be easy, but change is vital for our health service’s future

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