Arjo Sponsor of the Wound Prevention and Treatment Award
Arjo Sponsor of the Wound Prevention and Treatment Award

Arjo is a global supplier of solutions that enable care and improve the quality of life for people with reduced mobility and age-related health challenges.

We create value by improving clinical outcomes for patients and enabling a better work environment for healthcare professionals.

We have a genuine care for human health and well-being, and contribute to a sustainable healthcare system – always with people in mind.

BBI Sponsor of the Wound Prevention and Treatment Award
BBI Sponsor of the Wound Prevention and Treatment Award

Pressure ulcers (PUs) are common within all healthcare settings, placing significant clinical and financial burden on services. BBI’s SEM Scanner, described as a “genuine game changer” is a wireless, hand-held, device that objectively alerts clinicians to specific anatomical areas of a patient’s body at increased risk for PU.  It is used in a number of different healthcare facilities and settings including Surgical, Orthopaedics, Elderly and End Of Life Care.  For more information on clinical data, evidence and case studies visit www.sem-scanner.com

Cancer Research UK Sponsor of the Excellence in Cancer Research Award
Cancer Research UK Sponsor of the Excellence in Cancer Research Award

Cancer Research UK is the world’s leading charity dedicated to beating cancer through research. They are committed to improving the lives of those affected by cancer and discovering kinder and more effective treatments for patients. They support more than 250 clinical trials across the UK, helping us to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. Joining a clinical trial can have many benefits for patients, as well as helping new treatments become available.

Their unique clinical trials database lists all trials around the UK currently recruiting patients as well as results from earlier trials. It is searchable by trial name, cancer type or location. Written specifically for patients, it provides reliable, easy to understand information and is updated daily.

Visit the clinical trials database at CRUK.org/trials

Macmillan Cancer Support Sponsor of the Cancer Nursing Award
Macmillan Cancer Support Sponsor of the Cancer Nursing Award

Cancer can affect someone’s whole life. Macmillan provides practical, financial and emotional support from the time of diagnosis, during treatment, and increasingly after cancer.

Macmillan Support Line is a free, confidential service for anyone affected by cancer. Their specialist teams can help with questions about treatment, fears and worries, or financial support. Call 0808 8080000 Monday to Friday, 9am–8pm. Their free information booklets provide accurate and clear information on a range of subjects, and the Macmillan information and support centres offer face-to-face support. Their online community connects people when they may feel alone.

For more information visit macmillan.org.uk/patientsupport

NHS England Sponsor of the Community and General Practice Nursing Award
NHS England Sponsor of the Community and General Practice Nursing Award

We are delighted to sponsor the RCNi Community and General Practice Nursing Award 2019, to help bring the work of nurses working in primary care into the limelight, and highlight the amazing work of community and general practice nurses. The NHS is improving access to training, increasing the number of pre-registration nurse placements, enhancing retention and supporting return to work schemes for general practice nurses, as plans for major expansion of the primary care workforce continue. As an increasing number of patients are treated in a community setting the community nurse plays a pivotal role in this increasingly important aspect of our healthcare system and is a rewarding first destination career.

NHS England Sponsor of the Commitment to Carers Award
NHS England Sponsor of the Commitment to Carers Award

NHS England’s mission is to ensure health and high quality care for all, now and future generations. NHS England creates the culture and conditions for health and care services and staff to deliver the highest standard of care and ensure that valuable public resources are used effectively to get the best outcomes for individuals, communities and society for now and for future generations.

Find out more at www.england.nhs.uk


 

RCN Sponsorship partner
RCN Sponsorship partner
Scottish Friendly Sponsor of the drinks reception
Scottish Friendly Sponsor of the drinks reception

Scottish Friendly is proud to be one of the largest mutual life offices in the UK, and one that’s been around for over 150 years.

Today Scottish Friendly operates as a financial services group offering a wide range of affordable financial products and services.

For more information visit www.scottishfriendly.co.uk

The Patients Association The Patients Association are supporting the Patient’s Choice
The Patients Association The Patients Association are supporting the Patient’s Choice

The Patients Association is one of the oldest and most distinctive health and care charities in the UK. Its remit is not condition or organ-specific - instead, it covers all issues that affect patients including social care and public health. The Association works with patients directly: they are its members and supporters, and also the people who benefit from its help and advice services.

For more details visit www.patients-association.org.uk