Foundation of Nurse Specialists in Europe


About us

While the footprint of European Specialist Nurses is rapid increasing, it is time to establish a special Foundation to handle these efficient and in professional standards. FoNSE is a non-profit an foundation related to the European Specialist Nurses Organisation (ESNO) and with their goals and mission.

Our task is to shape and implement all those projects and activities within the frame of the long term ESNO strategic plans and cross border health themes, with the goal to provide relevant and high standard of professional care in European health to patients and citizens.

Our activities and projects

  • Guides developments related to Specialist Nurses
  • Publications: magazine, journals and Books
  • Events: Round tables (Lunch to Lunch) and workshops
  • Campaigning and themes
  • Networking: Support ESNO members to European institutes and health institutes

projects in process

  • Nurses Guide on Microbes: Vaccination, AMR and Infection Prevention
  • Nurses Guide on Biosimilars
  • Profiling Specialist Nurses Competencies for European Plasma Centers
  • Nurses Guides scheduled:
    • Obese
    • Cancer
    • Blood and Plasma
    • Safety at Work series
      • Aerosol
      • Carcinogens and Mutagens drugs and substances
  • Webinars in collaboration with EHMA
    • 16 September 17.00-18.00 (invite only) COVID19-Nurses , program Follow soon
    • 17 September COVID-Nurses on PPE, 12.00-13.00, open – info and registration will follow
    • … December, ESNO and EMA, open – info and registration will follow

– 24 March 2020 – Formal Establishment
– …. April – July 2020 – Start operational activities and templates development
– ….. June- July 2020 – Start pilot project(s)
– Dec. 2020 – Evaluation and redefine operational activities
– Dec. 2021 – Sustainable structure

FoNSE and Service,

FoNSE is also an institute to provide service the Nurses wishing to engage in cross border health issues with advice and guidance. A service minded organsiation with dedicated nurses in all health domains

Contact us

Foundation of Nurse Specialists Europe
– Corinne Scicluna – Chair
– Ber Oomen – Executive Director
Supervisory board
– Maria Teresa – Chair
– Nico Decok – member
– Patrick Crombez – Member
E-mail address: fonse-europe <et>
Postal address: Pontanuslaan 12, 6821HR, Arnhem, Netherlands

Announcement of establishing
– Registration Chamber of Commerce: number 77689178
– European Transparency Registration: will follow soon
– Constitution: DutchEnglish
– Funding sources: will follow soon
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