Royal College of Nursing Representing nurses and nursing, promoting excellence in practice, shaping health policies

Our work

Find out more about the work of the Advanced Nurse Practitioner Forum and the other organisations we work with

Our strategy

How we represent our 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.

What we are currently working on:

Page last updated - 19/08/2020