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Career Framework for Perioperative Nursing

Cathy McCusker

Cathy McCusker, Senior Professional Officer

This Project reflects the strategic direction outlined in the Nursing and Midwifery Task Group Implementation Framework (DoH 2020) and aims to maximise the role of perioperative nursing through the development of a career pathway supported by innovative and exciting education and development opportunities and coordinated recruitment and retention programmes ensuring students and registrants get the opportunity to experience this exciting aspect of nursing.

Mary Hinds chairs the Steering Group which comprises of Senior Nursing representatives from each of the Trusts, HR representation, nominees from CEC, QUB, UU and the Royal Colleges of Nursing, Surgeons and Anaesthetists. NIPEC Council is also represented by Dr Vinod Tohani.

If you wish to be involved in contributing to the project please contact your Trust Perioperative Lead or Nursing Workforce Lead or Cathy.mccusker@nipec.hscni.net

View the Guide to being a Perioperative Nurse


NIPEC Officers managing this Project