Who exhibited in 2019

Find out who exhibited at Congress 2019



Abbott’s nutrition business partners with healthcare professionals worldwide to offer the most trusted names in nutrition products for every stage of life— from nourishing infants and new mums for a healthier start, to meeting the distinct nutritional needs of people with acute or chronic conditions so people can get back to doing the things they love.


Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

Airedale is an award winning Trust providing high quality, personalised, acute, elective, specialist and community care for a population of over 200,000 people. We are always looking for enterprising and innovative approaches to the way we provide services. We want to attract staff who embrace our ‘Right Care’ Behaviours.


AKU Society

The AKU Society is a UK patient group offering support to patients diagnosed with a rare genetic disease called Alkaptonuria (AKU). AKU is characterised by black urine, black spots in the eyes and ears, and early onset-osteoarthritis. The AKU Society coordinates access to an expert clinic: The National AKU Centre based in Liverpool.


Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous has more than 4,400 groups across the country, designed to help those with alcohol problems learn how to stay sober. Groups are made up of people from all walks of life and all age groups. Membership of Alcoholics Anonymous is free and anonymity is carefully preserved.


Allocate Software

Allocate are the creators of the NHS’s most widely used e-Rostering tool – HealthRoster. Visit us to find out how to make direct shift bookings on your phone. Our team can also answer any other questions about HealthRoster, EmployeeOnline or our acuity based staffing tool -SafeCare.


Applied Medical Technology Ltd

AMT is the principal UK supplier dedicated to the supply of portable infusion systems and accessories. Our range of miniature infusion pumps can provide all the facilities needed for ambulatory infusion systems at volumes from 10ml to 100ml. The Saflo range of needle safe infusion sets is now well established


BD - Becton Dickinson UK Ltd

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care. bd.com


Biomed Online

Biomed Online is a well-established programme of 17 M-level short courses, fully supported by tutors over 12 weeks, covering management and specialist healthcare topics specifically tailored for the professional development and workforce needs of employees across the health sector. We tutor 400 + students per annum with >90% pass rate.



Bio-Oil is an award-winning, specialist skincare treatment that has been clinically proven to improve the appearance of scarring, stretch marks and uneven skin tone. It contains vitamins A, E and natural plant oils, plus PurCellin Oil (TM) that lowers viscosity making it a dry oil. For more information visit www.bio-oilprofessional.co.uk.



Award-winning Bloccs waterproof covers are manufactured in the UK They are designed to keep dressings, cast or PICC Lines completely dry whilst having a shower or bath or going to the swimming pool, the re-usable adult and children’s watertight covers are easily stretched over the arm, leg or elbow area.


Bluestones Medical

Bluestones Medical are a national medical recruitment specialist offering theatre and nursing jobs, agency worker jobs, NHS and private healthcare jobs. Our honest and friendly approach has helped us build fantastic relationships. We believe in being different for the right reasons, ensuring we are fair and honest.


British Council IELTS

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System, the world’s proven English language test. IELTS is accepted as evidence of English language proficiency by over 10,000 organisations worldwide, including UK Visas and Immigration. In the past year, over 3 million tests have been taken in more than 140 countries. IELTS is recognised as a secure, valid and reliable indicator of true-to-life ability to communicate in English for education, immigration and professional registration.


Cardiff University School of Medicine

Postgraduate Taught Programmes, School of Medicine. The School of Medicine is one of the largest providers of medically related PGT programmes in the UK. Our face-to-face and distance/e-learning programmes are focussed on enhancing the careers and skills of healthcare professionals. We have a range of programmes including dermatology, diabetes, palliative care, and pain management, all of which can contribute to your CPD portfolio. Visit our stand to find out more.


Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and social care in England. We make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, caring, well-led and responsive care, and we encourage care services to improve. We monitor, inspect and regulate services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety and we publish what we find to help people choose care.


Clement Clarke International Ltd

Respiratory specialists, Clement Clarke International have a series of innovations to showcase; among them our Spacer devices. DispozABLE Spacer, the paper cup spacer for emergency SABA delivery, and our improved Able Spacer, featuring a 2 way valve, operating at less than 10L/min inspiratory flow, highly recommended for children and COPD patients.


The Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

The Countess of Chester Hospital is a 600-bed facility providing a range of acute and a number of specialist services for approximately 260,000 residents of Chester and the surrounding rural areas. We pride ourselves on leading through clinical excellence and creating an environment where all staff are valued and appreciated.


Defence Medical Services (Reserves)

Medical Reservists have a variable part-time commitment which is manageable alongside their civilian career. Giving up spare time in support of the Armed Forces also brings transferable skills and knowledge back to their civilian role. Reservists receive training in communication, leadership and management and have access to many professional courses.


Dermal Laboratories Limited

Since 1963 Dermal has been at the forefront of innovative topical formulations, developing highly effective, cosmetically acceptable and proven therapies for the management of skin conditions. Come and hear our news at the Dermal stand.


Devon Partnership NHS Trust

Devon Partnership NHS Trust is an innovative and rewarding place to work, providing a wide range of mental health and learning disability services to people in Devon, the wider South West region and nationally. Our mission is to become a recognised centre of excellence within the next five years. As well as delivering consistently high quality care and treatment, our strategic aims include our desire to challenge discrimination and stigma; to champion recovery and inclusion; to attract talented people and to create a great place to work with a shared sense of pride and ambition. We are rated ‘Good’ by the CQC and our aim is to achieve a rating of ‘Outstanding’ by 2021.


Diabetes UK

Diabetes UK is leading the fight against the most devastating and fastest growing health crisis of our time, to create a world where diabetes can do no harm. We work with healthcare professionals to deliver the best diabetes treatment and care, by sharing knowledge, driving clinical improvement and growing leaders.


Direct Medics Healthcare Recruitment

Direct Medics is a leading healthcare recruitment agency working exclusively in the sector since 2000. We place a range of high calibre Nurses and other healthcare professionals into short and long term locums and fixed-term placement positions in public and private sector settings across the UK and Ireland.


Dorset HealthCare University NHS Foundation Trust

Dorset HealthCare runs 12 local hospitals and provides a range of integrated community and mental health services to a population of almost 700,000 people. Whether working in busy urban locations or serving residents in rural areas, our 5,000-strong workforce is at the heart of what we do



EBSCO Health publishes CINAHL, the most widely-used research tool for nurses globally. We also provide services to answer clinical questions at the point of care: DynaMed, Isabel, Nursing Reference Center Plus and Dynamic Health. Option Grid, a shared decision-making tool, enables nurses and patients to explore healthcare options together.


Elysium Healthcare

Elysium Healthcare bring together a unique approach to the delivery of care, across over 65 sites, where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital life, in Mental Health, Learning Disabilities CAMHS and Neurological Services. Together our staff and our patients shape the care of today and the future.


Four Seasons HealthCare

Four Seasons Health Care is one of the UK’s largest independent health care providers with over 250 Care Homes across the UK caring for more than 13,000 people. We provide long-term and respite residential, nursing care for older people and are an award winning, sector leader in specialist dementia care.


G4S Health Services

G4S Health Services is one of the leading providers to justice health environments since 2005. Providing primary care and forensic healthcare to a wide range of patients in Secure, Custody and SARCs across the UK. We’re recruiting RGNs, RMNs, RNLD’s HCPs, Substance Misuse Nurses and Sexual Offence Examiners.


Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust provides care for people living in Bolton, Salford, Trafford and the city of Manchester, with specialist services covering Greater Manchester and beyond. This includes: 24/7 community and home-based care for all ages, property and environmental improvement schemes designed to improve patient experience and enhanced research and development into mental health, including developing innovative treatment solutions.


HEE Clinical Endoscopy & HEE Genomics Education

Health Education England (HEE) exists to support the delivery of excellent healthcare and health improvement to the patients and public of England by ensuring the workforce has the right numbers, skills, values and behaviours, at the right time and in the right place.


Mouth Care Matters

How does it feel when you don’t brush your teeth or don’t drink on a busy shift? Mouth Care Matters works to create a healthcare team that delivers better care, bringing an increased awareness of the importance of good mouth care and its impact on general health and quality of life for patients.


Northern Ireland Health & Social Care Trusts (HSCNI)

Come and visit us for information on Integrated Health & Social care (HSC) in Northern Ireland. Let us tell you about the opportunities in the 5 HSC Trusts to develop skills, experience and career progression in an environment where you will find diversity of practice, team work and support from your nursing family.


Interact Medical Ltd

Interact Medical are an award winning recruitment agency that specialise in the placement of locum Nurses into the NHS and private Sector across the United Kingdom. With an experienced, dedicated team of recruitment specialists, we are able to offer bespoke positions nationwide; we offer full and part time, sustainable solutions and reliable customer service.


Kare Plus

Kare Plus has been delivering outstanding nursing, care and support to local communities, nationally for 30 years. Placing qualified nurses, healthcare assistants and care workers in hospitals, nursing and residential homes and homecare settings; our experience allows us to excel in meeting the flexible working needs of health professionals nationwide.


Lighthouse Financial Advice Ltd

Lighthouse is the RCN partner for Professional Financial Advice to members and staff. Financial Planning for retirement is no longer just a case of putting money in to a pension. Visit the Lighthouse stand and find out how RCN members can benefit from our workplace events and professional advice to create a financially secure retirement using a range of financial products in the correct manner. A pension is a long term investment and your eventual income may depend upon the size of the fund at retirement, future interest rates and tax legislation. The value of your investments can go down as well as up, so you could get back less than you invested. Lighthouse Financial Advice Limited are an appointed representative of Lighthouse Advisory Services Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Lighthouse Financial Advice Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Lighthouse Group plc.


Limbs and Things

Limbs & Things is a leading healthcare simulation manufacturer committed to improving patient outcomes by providing task trainers which facilitate realistic learning experiences. The company’s head office and manufacturing site is in Bristol,UK. It has offices in the USA, Australia and Sweden and over 80 distributors worldwide.


Liverpool John Moores University

We offer an extensive range of CPD options – from single non-accredited modules to full Masters programmes and research degrees, based at our convenient Liverpool city-centre campuses. Unique collaborations set us apart. Partnerships with highly respected organisations such as the Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, NHS trusts, Health Education England and private sector organisations means you’ll learn from leading practitioners and academics.


Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Founded in 1898, LSTM is a postgraduate centre of excellence in the field of tropical medicine, offering unrivalled opportunities to students. Join the Innovators. Lead the Way. Make an Impact.


Lloyds Pharmacy Clinical Homecare

LloydsPharmacy Clinical Homecare provide care to more than 80,000 patients in their own home, place of work or in the community. This ranges from straightforward delivery of medication, to specialist nursing for complex conditions. We’re one of the most experienced providers of clinical homecare in the UK, and we’ve been supporting patients in this way since 1975.


LV= Liverpool Victoria

RCN members have been enjoying exclusive discounts on LV= car and home insurance have been given a 5 star rating - its highest level of rating - by independent financial information business. Members can also receive a 10% online discount of travel and pet insurance, while existing car and home customers could save up to 15% on motorbike, caravan and classic care insurance. For a quote visit LV.com/RCN 


Macmillan Cancer Support

We’re here to help everyone with cancer live life as fully as they can, providing physical, financial and emotional support. So whatever cancer throws their way, we’re right there with them, whether it’s through our support line, our information and support centres or our information booklets. For information call 0808 808 00 00


Majestik Care Agency

We are passionate about listening to our staff and supporting them to develop their careers. Our recruitment team work hard to ensure staff are matched with the right employer, we offer temporary placements and block booking placements in the NHS and private care home providers in Northern Ireland.


British Journal of Nursing (BJN)

British Journal of Nursing is a fortnightly peer-reviewed journal providing clinical reviews, original research, policy and professional development articles and opinion pieces. As well as the 22 issues a year, subscribers receive 17 clinical supplements covering topics such as wound care, oncology and intravenous therapy.



Marsden is the leading supplier of medical weighing scales to NHS hospitals. The Patient Transfer Scale, available from Marsden, is a revolutionary transfer board with built in weighing scale, invented by NHS nurse Gillian Taylor. The Patient Transfer Scale means drug dosages and treatment can be administered quickly and accurately.


Medical Staffing Ltd

At The Celsus Group, our priority is to support the Primary Care sector in maintaining the highest standard of care through our specialised offerings - Locum and Medical Staffing. We pride ourselves on fostering strong personal relationships with the clinicians we place, thereby creating a better match and greater opportunity for long-term sustainable placements.


National Institute for Health Research

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is the nation's largest funder of health and care research. The NIHR funds, supports and delivers high quality research, trains and supports the best researchers, invests in world-class infrastructure, partners with other public funders, charities and industry and involves patients, carers and the public at every step. NIHR people, programmes, centres of excellence and systems together represent the most integrated health research system in the world


NHS Improvement

There are now over 230 associate members of the QSIR teaching faculty working in NHS organisations and across health systems around the country to build sustainable service improvement capability and capacity through the teaching of our QSIR programmes. Many of our associates are nurses, who are taking up their natural position as leaders committed to improving services for patients. Do come to our stand where you can talk to us and our associates who are also nurses by background and find out more about QSIR and discuss improvement projects you may be working on or are interested in moving forward


NHS Employers

NHS Employers helps the NHS to support its workforce and put patients first. We keep employers up to date with latest workforce thinking, help make sense of workforce issues and provide resources to ensure they are informed and equipped to be the best employers they can be.


NHS England Primary Care and System Transformation

Visit the NHS England team on stand 15 to hear from colleagues and find out how we are working together with local government to deliver on the commitments made in the Long-term plan and how every health and care leader can play their part in transforming services for patients.


NHS Lothian

‘NHS Lothian looks after the Health of Scotland's Capital City, Edinburgh and beyond. We are an integrated organisation, incorporating a wide range of acute hospital services, community health, prison health and social services. Whatever the future holds, the advances in healthcare and technology, our most valuable resource will remain constant - our Staff. Come and work with us.’


NHS Pensions

The NHS Pensions Scheme is a statutory unfunded, defined benefits occupational pensions scheme backed by the Exchequer. We administer the Scheme for over 9,000 employers, 1.5 active members, 650,000 deferred members and 900,000 pensioners. The Schemes offers members a range of benefits such as a secure guaranteed pensions, life assurance and family benefits.


NHS Resolution

NHS Resolution is the operating name of the NHS Litigation Authority. Our services have a shared goal of reaching a resolution, whether that is around a claim, a concern about performance or a dispute between an NHS contractor and provider.


NHS Wales

Discover Wales - the perfect place to train, work and live. We’re a country that truly values the contribution nurses make to people’s health and the Welsh NHS. Achieve great work life balance, explore stunning scenery, great shopping, vibrant city life and adventure around every corner.



The National institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) was set up in 1999 to reduce variation in the availability and quality of NHS treatments and care in England. Today it is responsible for developing national guidance, standards and information on providing high-quality health and social care, and preventing ill health. NICE guidance helps health, public health and social care professionals deliver the best possible care based on the best available evidence.



Norgine is a leading European specialist pharmaceutical company with a direct commercial presence in all major European markets. Norgine specialises in gastroenterology, hepatology, cancer and supportive care.


Nuffield Health

Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not for profit healthcare business. We reinvest all profit in our expert staff, our technology and our facilities, to provide accessible, innovative ways for people to get and stay healthy. We’ve built a pioneering, integrated network including Hospitals, Fitness & Wellbeing Gyms and Medical Centres.


Nursing and Midwifery Council

We’re the independent regulator for nurses, midwives and nursing associates. We hold a register of all the 690,000 nurses, midwives and nursing associates who can practise in the UK. Better and safer care for people is at the heart of what we do, supporting the healthcare professionals on our register to deliver the highest standards of care.


Nursing Times

Nursing Times has long been established as the voice of the nursing community. It combines double-blind, peer reviewed research with a suite of online learning units, ensuring subscribers have constant access to the most up-to-date best practice to support their development. Readers also benefit from being the first to know breaking news which, along with thought-provoking comment and opinion from nursing leaders and experts, gives them an unprecedented overview of the nursing world.


The Open University

The Open University (OU) is marking its 50th anniversary this year! If you are an OU graduate, an OU nurse or simply looking for professional development, please celebrate with us! WE offer CPD across a range of specialisms, end-of-life care, dementia, diabetes, health and wellbeing and, NEW for 2019, Non-Medical-Prescribing. #ou50


Oxford Brookes University

"The Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery at Oxford Brookes University, delivers the Test of Competence for international nurses. Our test centre boasts cutting edge simulation facilities across both our Oxford and Swindon sites."


Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Our 5,500 dedicated staff deliver mental health, learning disability and community services across Greater Manchester; leading nationally in some specialist areas. We are currently developing an exciting future strategy to provide the highest quality mental health, learning disability and wellbeing services.



Pharmacosmos are specialists in iron therapy. Globally we develop, manufacture and market medicines for iron deficiency anaemia in humans and animals. In the UK and Ireland, Pharmacosmos focuses on treatment of Iron Deficiency Anaemia in humans, supporting patients and healthcare professionals with a range of iron therapies, tools and resources.


PJ Care

PJ Care Ltd is a leading provider of specialist neurological care and neuro rehabilitation for people with complex progressive or acquired neurological conditions. PJ Care`s highly skilled multi-disciplinary team manage these varied and complex needs with a fully holistic approach.


PLS Professional and Medical Footwear

"Happy feet are here again the aches and pains are clear again so let's sing a song of cheer again Happy feet are here again" Join PLS at Stand C36 for a song and dance - its how our footwear affects you!


Professional Development International

For over 10 year busy healthcare professionals have benefited from PDI’s innovative, interactive courses that are tailored entirely to suit your requirements. Our highly qualified team deliver only the very best. We now offer Aesthetic and Laser training for doctors and nurses too.



RNIB offers practical support, advice and information to people with sight loss and those who work with them. We are committed to helping health professionals understand more about the impact that eye conditions and sight loss have on their patients.


Royal College Of Nursing

The largest nursing-specific trade union and professional organisation. We support and protect the value of the nursing team in all their diversity. We support and protect the value of the nursing team in all their diversity. We advise on professional, clinical and educational matters for individuals, shape health care policy and promote excellence in practice. Uniquely to RCN, we combine our employment support expertise with being a professional organisation. We develop our members, building a resource of professional expertise and leadership. To find out more, please come and talk to us during your time at Congress.


RCN Foundation

The RCN Foundation is an independent charity supporting the nursing community. We do this through education grants and hardship funding for individuals and project grants for organisations wishing to make a positive impact on nursing. Come talk to us and see how we could support you.


RCN Group

The Royal College of Nursing is a membership organisation, trade union and professional body. Together with the RCN Foundation - an independent charitable foundation, RCNi - our media company providing up-to-date health care information, and RCN Hold Co, which provides personal injury and other legal services, we are the RCN Group.



RCNi has a range of learning resources to inspire and inform the whole nursing team. We publish 11 leading journals to keep you up to date in your area of nursing, while our interactive, digital tools, RCNi Learning and RCNi Portfolio, help you enhance your skills and prepare for revalidation.



RoadPeace is the national charity for road crash victims in the UK. We provide information and support services to people bereaved or seriously injured in road crashes and engage in evidence based policy and campaigning work to fight for justice and reduce road danger.


Scope Ophthalmics

Scope is a family-run company for three generations with a heritage of bringing evidence-based, premium products to healthcare professionals and end-consumers alike. Scope offers innovative Ocular Surface Disease Diagnostic & Management Dry Eye and Blepharitis products. Scope operates in both the United Kingdom and Ireland and ensures its product offerings are well-established with a track record of successfully treating patients worldwide.


Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust

We are the main provider of hospital services for nearly 500,000 people in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and mid Wales. Our primary service locations are Princess Royal Hospital and Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. Situated in one of the most attractive UK counties, we have supportive teams and excellent development opportunities.



Available to all employees with Immediate cover Our Plans help you look after and maintain your health, and the health of your loved ones. You can claim money back for visiting the dentist and optician, as well as seeing a physiotherapist or chiropodist and much more.


Independent Assessment Services

Independent Assessment Services is one of the UK’s leading assessment services providers. Our Healthcare Professionals, complimented by support teams are responsible for delivering independent assessments against criteria set by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) across the UK and Northern Ireland.


Skills for Care

Skills for Care knows that nursing plays a vital role in the adult social care sector. We recognise the responsibilities and contribution of registered nurses. We help employers to recruit, develop and lead their nursing workforce with Return to Practice and leadership programmes and the nursing associate role.


Society for Endocrinology

The Society for Endocrinology is the UK home of endocrinology. We bring together the global endocrine community to share ideas and advance our discipline. The Society supports nurses who work with hormones. We also engage policy-makers, journalists, patients and the public with hormone science to encourage informed health decisions, and to demonstrate the value of endocrinology to the wider world.


Sole Mates

Plantar Fasciitis? Sore Feet? Knee or Hip Pain? Poor Circulation? Nothing provides the comfort and support offered by Sole Mate insoles. ‘Floating the foot’ on a cushion of glycerine that displaces to spread weight across the whole foot, removing pressure from the ball and heel, making standing and walking easier.


TFS Healthcare

TFS Healthcare brings a fresh approach to the healthcare recruitment sector. Our experienced and knowledgeable recruiters place nurses & healthcare professionals on a permanent and ad-hoc agency basis into NHS & Private Hospitals, Nursing & Residential Homes, Community Care, Mental Health Organisations, GPs & AHP/HSS facilities throughout the UK.



Across aims to make travel to Lourdes possible for the seriously ill and disabled. Our pilgrimages are by Jumbulance which is a unique, specially modified vehicle designed for those who could not usually travel. We rely on nurses and volunteers to make the impossible possible. Could you help?


Nerve Tumours UK

Nerve Tumours UK campaigns, provides support and funds research on behalf of over 26,000 people in the UK who have Neurofibromatosis (NF1 and NF2) and Schwannomatosis. We’re here to improve lives for people with nerve tumours, while working towards the day when these conditions will be cured.


The Queen’s Nursing Institute

The QNI is committed to supporting excellent nursing care in the home and community. We do this by developing our community of Queen’s Nurses to champion high standards of care, supporting and funding local projects and working behind the scenes to influence policy.


Society of Occupational Medicine

The Society of Occupational Medicine (SOM) is the largest and oldest national professional organisation of individuals with an interest in occupational health (OH). We welcome nurses with an interest in occupational health in particular. Membership demonstrates a commitment to improving health at work, supports professional development and improves future opportunities, enhancing our members’ reputation and employability. Members can access occupational health nurse insurance and a free nurse appraisal online toolkit, a leading journal (Occupational Medicine), information on job opportunities, peer support, CPD events including free webinars, access to regional groups and special interest groups (in MSK, Mental Health, Occupational Health Management, Travel Health, skin and HAVS), a monthly e news, and an annual conference.


LimbO Waterproof Protectors

The LimbO solves the problem of bathing and showering without getting dressings, casts or PICC lines wet. Easy to put on and comfortable with no constriction, the LimbO is a trusted product in over 750 UK hospitals. Half leg & PICC line models also on prescription. Outdoor protectors available too.


TXM Healthcare Ltd

TXM Healthcare is a multi framework approved recruitment agency serving the public and private healthcare sectors. With an extensive database of Doctors, Nurses, Qualified Social Workers, Allied Health Professionals, Psychiatrists and Support Workers, our philosophy is to go ‘The Xtra Mile’ to fill client vacancies with the ideal candidate.


University of Derby Online Learning

The University of Derby Online Learning (UDOL) is the thriving distance learning division of the University of Derby. Since 2011, the University of Derby Online Learning has offered a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and short CPD courses to students who require more flexible study options. Our courses are particularly suited to busy, working professionals with many of our degrees being accredited by professional bodies, ensuring our courses are recognised and valued by your industry.


Faculty of Education and Health, University of Greenwich

The University of Greenwich is situated in South East London. The Faculty of Education and Health provide pre-registration nursing courses at undergraduate and post graduate level. We also offer a range of Continuing Professional Development Courses. These include Degree, Masters and Doctoral programmes.


Vasculitis UK

Vasculitis UK is a national vasculitis patient support charity. “Vasculitis” comprises 18 different rare auto-immune, multi-organ, life-threatening diseases which all involve inflammation of the lining of the blood vessels. Vasculitis UK supports both patients and health professionals with the aim of achieving improved patient outcomes.


Vifor Pharma UK LTD

To support the launch of the new RCN guidance for iron deficiency and anaemia, this educational stand allows delegates the opportunity to find out how to Assess, Check and Treat (ACT) in iron deficiency anaemia through practical activities. This non-promotional educational activity is organised by Vifor Pharma UK.


Virgin Care

Since 2006, we’ve partnered with the NHS and Local Authorities to make a real positive difference to people’s lives across England through primary and community services. Part of the Virgin Group, we re-invest all the money we earn and the CQC described our leadership as ‘outstanding’ in 2017.



Visualite is a unique sensory lighting company that incorporates a light source and biophilic images into one, to create a relaxing ambience designed to calm anxiety and enhance wellbeing. Visualite ceiling installations have reported to be a great distraction that have reduced instances of claustrophobia and stress



Wiley, a global company, helps people and organizations develop the skills and knowledge they need to succeed. Our online scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, combined with our digital learning, assessment and certification solutions help universities, societies, businesses, governments, and individuals increase the academic and professional impact of their work

The RCN'S Commercial activity

The RCN welcomes sponsorship from the health care industry to deliver educational initiatives and events for the nursing profession. Financial support is accepted where there is clear alignment in objectives and strong grounds that the collaboration will add value to the RCN’s educational offer.


The RCN works to ensure that all commercial activity is ethical, mutually beneficial and complies with the Bribery Act and relevant codes of practice, such as the Association of British Pharmaceutical Industries and Association of British Healthcare Industries.


Sponsorship or exhibition-led activity does not imply endorsement by the RCN of any products and services displayed by the Sponsors or exhibitors at an RCN event.

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