Framework for the Practice of Registered Nurses in Canada
The Canadian Nurses Association is revising the Framework for the Practice of Registered Nurses in Canada to ensure its relevancy and currency in light of new realities in education, legislation / regulation and practice. As a registered nurse, your input is invaluable. Your feedback is requested on the attached document. Please click here to complete a short 15 minute on-line survey by December 11, 2014. Francais
Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation
...is looking for your input. The panel was implemented to look at creative healthcare ideas and approaches that exist in Canada and abroad, identify those that hold the greatest promise for Canada, and offer its recommendations on how the federal government can support them. As part of its work, the Panel would like to hear from stakeholders. The panel is soliciting your input on your experience in dealing with innovation within the healthcare system and what more can be done to support it in Canada. Deadline for submission is December 5, 2014 - More information
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CACCN Ebola Statement
The 2014 Ebola epidemic is the largest in history, affecting multiple countries in West Africa. The recent announcement of transmission of Ebola from a patient to two health care workers in the United States brings home the message that as health care providers in North America we can be effected by the events in West Africa. As the Voice for Excellence in Canadian Critical Care Nursing, we want to provide you with information that we hope will be helpful to you and your colleagues...more information
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Featured Chapter: The Southern Alberta Chapter
The Southern Alberta CACCN Chapter is one of our most active chapters with members in Calgary, Red Deer, Medicine Hat and Lethbridge, AB. The City of Calgary dubbed the "Heart of the New West" has a population of ~1.1 million, making it the second largest municipality in Canada. Calgary is known for its rich cultural diversity, breathtaking mountain views, famous western roots, and down home hospitality. The Southern Alberta Chapter chapter is in one of the fastest-growing, most dynamic and youthful areas in Western Canada.
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