Supporting and enhancing the development of competence in neuroscience nursing

About BANN

Neuroscience nursing is recognised as a speciality in the UK by the public and the healthcare systems, encouraging interest & awareness of the special needs of neuroscience patients

Nursing care will be delivered by competent neuroscience nurses to promote the highest standards of care within the speciality

The services of the BANN are available to every nurse caring for a patient with a neurological disorder

Neuroscience nursing knowledge is available to neuroscience nurses in the UK

To influence local and national policy, strategic direction and decision making in the field of neuroscience

Strengthen links with other Neuroscience organisations including European and World for the benefit of UK Neuroscience Nurses and patients and to encourage & give the opportunity for exchange of ideas in this country and abroad

Download our Strategic Plan for 2009 - 2014 here.

The Society was founded in 1971 at Manchester Royal Infirmary as the British Society of Neurosurgical Nurses (BSNN). In 1974 it became affiliated to the World Federation of Neurosurgical Nurses (now known as Neuroscience Nurses).

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