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Fellows are health visitors with exceptional leadership qualities delivering excellence in practice. They are known as professionals who 'push the boundaries', have an entrepreneurial spirit and have made a real difference to the health outcomes of children, families and communities. Whilst many are from clinical practice, some also come from research and education.
To be fully honoured as an FiHV, applicants will participate in a 4 day Fellows Leadership Development Programme which will end with a conferment ceremony on 11 March 2015.
Join the country's prestigious group of expert health visitors to:
The Fellows programme is sponsored by the Department of Health, England and endorsed by Viv Bennett, Director of Nursing, Department of Health
What do YOU get?
The iHV offers its Fellows
Could you be a Fellow?
If you answered 'YES' to all of these questions, you might well be one of our next Fellows. Please follow the flow chart opposite and complete the documentation below.
SINCE THE LAST E-ALERT WE HAVE BEEN CONTACTED BY MANY HVs ASKING FOR AN EXTENSION TO THE DEADLINE.....SO YOU HAVE UNTIL 6pm ON THURSDAY 27 NOVEMBER TO APPLY TO JOIN THE FELLOWS PROGRAMME
We know there are hundreds of outstanding HVs in England delivering excellence in practice and who could be an inspirational leader locally, regionally or nationally in the future. It might be that you are already well recognised for your leadership qualities.
Most of our Fellows are from clinical practice and some are from education and research; all are delivering excellence in practice......
For any additional information about the Fellows Award, please contact Anita McCrum, FiHV Project Manager by email.
The iHV is organising a series of training events around Contemporary Issues in Safeguarding and Child Protection for health visitors to become a iHV Safeguarding & Child Protection Expert Trainer and Infant mental health champions respectively.
Over 4000 health visitors are signed up through our Associate and Corporate schemes. Join us and experience the benefits which are designed to strengthen practice and improve health outcomes for children and families.
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