Careful Nursing - Sensitive, Competent, Professional Nursing - closing the gap between nursing practice and nursing science in contemporary nursing in Ireland’
Date: Thursday, 3rd April 2014
Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm
Venue: School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, which is situated at 'The Gas Building', 24 D'Olier Street, Dublin 2, and is adjacent to Trinity College Dublin.
Aim: Our aim with Careful Nursing is to draw attention to the core principles that ensure caring is sustained as the essential valued component in our healthcare system.
Hosted by: the Adelaide Health Policy Initiative in conjunction with the Adelaide School of Nursing and the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin
Dr Siobhan O’Halloran, Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health will give the Opening address
Dr Therese Meehan, Adjunct Senior Lecturer in Nursing UCD
Topic: Careful nursing philosophy and professional practice model.
Mr Paul Gallagher, Director of Nursing, St. James Hospital and President of Nursing Midwifery Board
Topic: Men in Nursing – dispelling the myth
Professor Agnes Higgins, Professor of Mental Health and Head of School of Nursing & Midwifery, TCD
Topic: Building and nurturing an educational climate for careful nursing.
Mr. David Askin, Osteoporosis Clinical Nurse Manager, Rheumatology Department, Tallaght Hospital
Topic: From the lady with the lamp to a lad with a laptop.
Ms. Barbara Lynch, Counselling Services, Manager, Occupational Health, Beaumont Hospital
Topic: Mindfulness in nursing – self-care and patient safety.
Prof Eunan O’Halpin, a patients perspective of care
Topic: Same hospital, same disease, radically different front-line care: one patient's experience, 2002 and 2013
Ms. Triona Murphy, Senior Staff Nurse, Tallaght Hospital,
Topic: Challenges to Careful Nursing
Ms. Maura Lee, Practice Nurse, Mary Mercer Health Centre, Tallaght
Topic: The role of the nurse in general practice and the opportunities it presents for Careful Nursing.
The Hon. Mrs. Catherine McGuinness will give the Closing address.
Registration: There is no delegate fee, but it is imperative that you register for the meeting, as the number of places available is limited. You can register by contacting Esther Nyambura, Adelaide Hospital Society, Tallaght Hospital, Dublin 24
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