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Advanced Nurse Practitioner Forum

For members working in advanced roles across the NHS and independent sectors

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How we represent forum members

  • Supporting nurses in advanced roles and those aspiring to become ANPs.
  • Liaising with colleagues in higher education institutions to promote courses which develop effective, safe practitioners.
  • Raising awareness of the value of the advanced nursing role.
  • Exploring new avenues for benchmarking advanced practice.
  • Developing policy and practice.
  • Awarding RCN Accreditation to University Advanced Practitioner programmes that meet the RCN quality assessment process. 
  • RCN Credentialing Programme formally recognises advanced level practice among nurses.


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