How to apply
- attainment of a recognised QIS qualification
- neonatal clinical experience of at least two years post QIS qualification.
MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Critical Care
MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner in Surgical Care
- Three-year programme designed for senior neonatal nurses with an ambition to become an Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner.
- Study in an inter-professional setting with core modules delivered by an academic team with extensive experience, as well as programme specific modules delivered by specialist neonatal practitioners.
- Inclusive of independent and supplementary prescribing and routine examination of the newborn competencies.
Advanced concepts in research: methodology and methods Holistic neonatal assessment and clinical management (degree and masters level)
Advancing practice in context
- Advanced Neonatal Nursing Practice
Independent and supplementary non-medical prescribing
- End-point Assessment
Substantive professional project (masters level)
- Developing a contemporary approach to health and social care through advancing and utilising knowledge and skills in professional practice.
- Ensuring professional practice is underpinned by a focus on excellence and sustainability by developing a critical, analytical and creative approach.
- Critically reviewing trends in theory, practice and management relating to Neonatal practice.
- Promote an understanding of the philosophy and procedures involved in research and use of evidence.
Miss Jacqueline Franklin
Apprenticeship and Higher Level Skills Manager
Mrs Sarah Kebby
Student/Apprentice Experience Manager
Mrs Louise Winfield
Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer)
Dr Jane Peters
Lecturer in Public Health Nursing (Education)
Mrs Rachel Pascoe
Lecturer in Acute/Critical Care Nursing (Education)
MSc Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
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