The Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association is offering Continuing Medical Education sessions on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD).The NLMA will be delivering the session in Corner Brook March 10 and Happy Valley Goose Bay April 28.
The Annual SAGGH School of Nursing Alumni Dinner is June 4, 2018 at ReMax Center, 135 Mayor Avenue, St. John’s. Tickets go on sale March 12 to April 12, 2018. For more information, please contact Kathy at 745-1231/777-8168 or Valery at 754-8570.
Quality of Care NL/Choosing Wisely NL are welcoming the New Year with a new campaign about the harms and benefits of CT Scanning.
They want patients to talk to their healthcare provider about whether a CT Scan is really necessary and understand the risks associated with unnecessary scanning. To help healthcare providers have the conversation, they have developed the following materials:
Licensure/membership renewal 2018-19 is open. Visit MyARNNL to renew your annual practicing license or non-practicing membership.
Would you like to contribute to the decisions that govern your professional association and learn more about our regulatory and policy roles? Run for a position on Council, or nominate an RN you feel has the potential to make a valuable contribution to the profession.
Available positions in 2018:
- President Elect
- Central Region Councillor
- Labrador/Grenfell Region Councillor
- Education/Research Councillor
- Administration Councillor
To be a candidate for election you must:
Resolutions are an important way that members of ARNNL can raise issues for discussion by colleagues at the ARNNL Annual Meeting, and call for action by the elected representatives. Resolutions may be submitted by groups or individual ARNNL members. Resolutions can be submitted by mail, fax or email. View ARNNL guidelines on submission of resolutions. The deadline for submission of resolutions is May 8, 2018.
The Smoking Cessation Program aims to improve access to quit smoking medications and nicotine replacement products by contributing to the cost of these products for individuals who are eligible under the Newfoundland and Labrador Prescription Drug Program (NLPDP).
On Thursday, January 11 from 12:30-1pm, Dr. Donna Moralejo, associate dean (graduate programs) will provide an overview of the programs and answer specific questions from viewers about courses, how to apply, who should apply, application deadlines, etc live on Facebook. More information about the session is available at http://www.mun.ca/nursing/grad/nplivesession.php or click here
ARNNL House will be closed for the holidays starting Monday, December 25 and re-opening 9am on Tuesday, January 2. Voicemail messages left on 709-753-6040/800-563-3200 will be checked over this period on business days.