The Nurse Practitioner and Advanced Practice Nurse Forum is an innovative educational program for experienced clinical nurses. The Forum further develops the knowledge, values, skills, networking and practice of the Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) and/or Nurse Practitioner as defined in the ANMC competency standards for
A portion of the program in the Forum is allocated for professional nursing issues of relevance to senior nurse clinicians. Attending the Forum will enhance the practitioner’s professional development.
The Nurse Practitioner and Advanced Practice Nurse Forum offers the following:
- Advanced knowledge of clinically related sciences and extended skills in clinical evaluation and diagnostic reasoning.
- Ability to assess a patient’s complex care problems through synthesis of historical and clinical data and advanced knowledge and prioritisation of investigative options.
- Proficiency in synthesising and interpreting the clinical information and provide well reasoned differential diagnoses.
- Aptitude in making informed and autonomous decisions about preventative, diagnostic and therapeutic responses using pharmacological and other interventions
that are based on clinical and scientific evidence and patient choices.
- Commitment to Evidence Based Practice and collaborative practice.
- Enhanced understanding of professional nursing issues of relevance to senior practicing clinicians.
The Forum presentations will be delivered by academic experts including some who have a regular media profile. The Forum will be of particular interest to nurses
specialising in emergency nursing, burns and wound management, diabetes education
and bariatric nursing. Attending the Forum will provide the practitioner with over 13 contact hours of professional development including 2 hours of pharmacology.
Registration $600(inc gst)
- Welcome Tea & Coffee
- Morning and Afternoon Tea
- Light Lunch
- Course Materials
- Course Certificate
Accommodation is the responsibility of the attendees.
Special rates are available from the venue hotel, please ensure you quote “HEMI Australia” to obtain these special rates