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Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP)

Promoting excellence in CV Nursing and Allied Professions through practice, education and research

ESC Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions

 Prof. Donna Fitzsimons about the recent CCNAP initiatives

A new project to encourage the use of practice guidelines by nurses and allied professionals in cardiovascular care is currently in preparation by the ESC Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions. Due to be launched at the Council's next EuroHeartCare congress (14-15 June 2015 in Dubrovnik) this initiative is described here by the Council's leadership

EuroHeartCare 2015 in Dubrovnik

Join us in Dubrovnik on 13,14&15 June.
More info about the programme here

The 2015 theme will be Guidelines: Care to implement.
Early registration fee deadline: 16 March 2015

Don’t miss the opportunity to participate in our master classes!
This year we propose two pre-conference master classes on 13 June, from 4 pm to 8 pm :
The master classes will be followed by a networking reception.

Launch of CCNAP's Guidelines Implementation Toolkit

Starting with a survey which will investigate role perceptions of nurses and allied professionals on the implementation of ESC Guidelines, the Guidelines Implementation Toolkit will be launched at EuroHeartCare 2015 in Dubrovnik. This new initiative is an educational and motivational aid to nurses and allied professionals working in clinical practice.

Nursing and Healthcare Professionals at ESC Congress 2015

A full day programme, designed to update healthcare professionals, will take place on Saturday 29 August as an introduction to ESC Congress 2015.
Discover the dedicated track for nurses and allied professionals    
A reduced fee of €55 for physicians, nurses and other allied professionals is available.  


Contact Information:
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