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19 January 2018 Revised Never Events Policy and Framework

The publication of a new Framework requires providers to take action to bring local policies and procedures in-line with the revised document. The revised Framework will become active upon initiation of the updated 2017-19 NHS Standard Contract on 1 February 2018.

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17 January 2018 AfPP Duo Prepares for Final Stage of Ethiopia Education Programme

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12 January 2018 ODPs invited to have say in future of perioperative workforce

Operating Department Practitioners are invited to an AfPP-led focus group on Friday 23 February in Newcastle as part of a project exploring the future shape of the perioperative team.

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11 January 2018 AfPP Heads Perioperative Care Collaborative

The Association for Perioperative Practice has been recently elected to chair the Perioperative Care Collaborative (PCC) for two years from January 2018.

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8 December 2017 London Regional Team Hosts Two Energetic Study Days

AfPP Regional Lead Efua Hagan and team have been busy over the past few months, with two engaging study days taking place at Kings College London.

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28 November 2017 AfPP Journal of Perioperative Practice to be published by SAGE

London, UK (November 29, 2017). SAGE Publishing today announces that from early 2018 it is to begin publishing the Journal of Perioperative Practice (JPP) on behalf of the Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP).

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25 November 2017 Team Supports UK's Largest Patient Safety Event

Patient First took place at ExCel London on Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 November 2017, and the AfPP team were on hand to inspire delegates and meet both new and longstanding members.

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10 November 2017 Green Light for National Patient Safety Initiative

The Safety Initiative Group for National Signage (SIGNS), in partnership with AfPP, has this month launched the first part of its national study into emergency response in the perioperative environment.

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6 November 2017 Looking Ahead to Patient First 2017

The UK’s largest national event for healthcare and patient safety professionals, Patient First, returns to ExCel London on Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 November 2017.

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6 November 2017 AfPP Supports RCSEd Faculty of Perioperative Care Annual Conference

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