Updated 9 May 2017

Mission Statement

The Nursing Special interest Group is committed to setting high standards of nursing practice, promoting continuing professional education and nursing research.

Aims: 

  • To advance education, research and clinical skills for the improvement of cystic fibrosis nursing and care
  • To create a meeting place for other CF nurses to share experiences and best practices and develop a community of practice. 
  • To prepare the nursing pre conference programme at the ECFS Conference

To represent CF nursing worldwide.

Objectives:

  • To disseminate evidence-based best practice
  • To collaborate on research and audit to promote and evaluate quality CF Care
  • To promote,  apply and contribute to further development of  the standards of care for cystic fibrosis 
  • To work  interprofessionally with other disciplines to further enhance  cystic fibrosis care
  • To provide educational opportunities for CF nurses to support their continued professional development