From Surviving to Thriving: Taking responsibility for inclusion and diversity in nursing and midwifery

When Jun 14, 2019 from 09:30 AM to 04:20 PM
Where Wolverhampton
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The event aims to:

  • Create the conditions for BAME workforce to thrive rather than survive from student training to retirement through provision of a good educational experience
  • Support BAME workforce to grow and develop within the NHS with access to the career paths for progression
  • Understand what the data is telling us and where to prioritise the focus of future work
  • Enhance the perceptions of people with following groups:
    • Young people and their influencers (e.g parents and careers advisors) to support children from BAME heritage to see nursing as a first choice graduate career option with diverse opportunities
    • Current nurses, creating a nationwide community of ambassadors, and to develop change skills, confidence and connections as emerging leaders
    • Decision makers to include BAME nurses in strategy and commissioning.

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