Frequently Asked Questions
See our most frequently asked questions by our members and partners below. For any other queries, simply fill out our contact form and we will do our very best to help you.
The Faculty of Occupational Health Nursing is an independent professional organisation that represents and supports OHN’s to practice competently to the highest standards.
For Occupational Health Nurses in the UK and potentially worldwide. We also welcome allied professionals as affiliate members.
Standards, guidance and evidence base will be the main focus of what we do. FOHN will be a one-stop shop for professional information, career development and good practice. As the ‘voice’ of OH nursing you will continue to make statements of intent and work with key decision makers and stakeholders.
It will not take the place of any regulatory bodies such as the NMC or become a Union.
The FOHN has a number of working groups to support their workplan. We value the input from OH nurses and their wider teams in ensuring we learn from their experiences and future needs. Get in touch and volunteer to join our working groups.
No, a faculty does not have to be part of a college. It will be an independent charitable organisation, with close links to the National School of Occupational Health.
The majority of our funding will come from membership, friends of FOHN, CPD and other services. Kays Medical sponsored our development costs – thank you.
We will primarily be a virtual organisation, operating online with events across the UK. Our business address is used for official mail only.
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