The meeting of the Credentialing and Regulators Forum was held on 18 & 19 May 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland.
The purpose of this meeting is to:
- focus on important issues relevant to regulation and credentialing;
- provide an opportunity for ICN and ICM to update members on developments since our last meeting;
- consider topics of shared interest that will form the focus for the Triad meeting being held on the 20th and 21th of May. A major focus of the Triad meeting will be the future of the nursing and midwifery workforce; and
- offer an opportunity to share best practice and develop potential solutions to shared challenges.
Appendix 1: List of participants and countries
Appendix 2: Environmental scan
Evidence based regulation and credentialing:
Appendix 3: Shirley Brekken, USA
Appendix 4: Heather Maurer, USA
Panel discussion - How can regulation advance the nursing and midwifery professions and enable progress, while still serving the mandate to protect the public?
Appendix 5: Karima Velji, Canada
Appendix 6: Sue Bree, New Zealand
Continuing Professional Development
Appendix 7: Elizabeth Adams, Ireland
Appendix 8: Summary CPD quality assurance by country
Appendix 9: ICM update
Appendix 10: ICN update
Role of regulation and credentialing in addressing the future of nursing and midwifery workforce in light of global health agendas
Appendix 11: Tassana Boontong, Thailand
Appendix 12: Muntaha Gharaibeh, Jordan