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Opportunity for Input - Draft Advertising Nursing Services Document

ARNNL is seeking your feedback on a new draft document: Advertising Nursing Services.

Please review the draft document before proceeding to the survey. We estimate that it will take 10 minutes to review the document and 10 minutes to complete the survey.

Here is the link to the draft document:

https://www.arnnl.ca/sites/default/files/ConsultationDraft-AdvertisingNursingServices.pdf

Unregulated Care Providers in Community Settings

On June 10th, 2019, ARNNL Council approved the document: Unregulated Care Providers in Community Settings (2019).

For more information or questions related to this document, please contact:

Rolanda Lavallee Nursing Consultant - Policy & Practice 709 753 6019 rlavallee@arnnl.ca

Click here to access the document.

Annual General Meeting (AGM) Monday, June 10th, 2019

Please be advised: 

ARNNL's 65th Annual General Meeting will be available across the province by webinar and teleconference June 10th, 20109 from 7 - 9 pm (NST).

A link to the webinar and teleconference dial-in information will be emailed to registrants prior to the meeting.

A telephone (observer) option will be available as per previous years to those who wish to attend but do not register.

The dial-in information will be posted on this page two hours prior to the event start time.

 

NL Nursing Regulators Acknowledge National Nursing Week 2019

 

NL Nursing Regulators Acknowledge National Nursing Week 2019

 

REVISED ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) RULES AND PRIVILEGES

A revised set of “Rules and Privileges”, as established by Council in April 2019, that will govern processes at the upcoming AGM that will be held by webinar and teleconference are now available. For more information on the AGM and a link to the Rules and Privileges click here.

NEW: Authorizing the Use of Cannabis for Medical Purposes

On February 21, 2019, ARNNL Council approved that NPs in Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) who have the individual competence (necessary knowledge, skills, and judgment) could authorize the use of cannabis for medical purposes.
 
For more information or questions related to authorizing the use of cannabis for medical purposes, please contact Michelle Carpenter: mcarpenter@arnnl.ca or 709-753-6174
 

CALL FOR RESOLUTIONS

Resolutions are an important way to raise issues for discussion at the Annual General Meeting and to request action by ARNNL Council.  Resolutions are advisory in nature and therefore not binding on Council.  Resolutions consistent with ARNNL's mandate and role may be submitted by special interest groups or individual members.  Resolutions can be submitted by mail, fax or email.  View ARNNL's guidelines on submission of resolutions.  The deadline for submission of resolutions is May 10, 2019.

Winter Teleconference Schedule now Available

Click here to view the Winter continuing education sessions schedule from ARNNL.

ARNNL/CLPNNL Direction on the Role of RNs, NPs and LPNs in Administering and Distribution of Medical Cannabis

ARNNL and CLPNNL has been asked by stakeholders to provide direction on the role of RNs, NPs and LPNs in the administering and distribution of medical cannabis. The following collaborative memo sets out our organizations’ position at this point in time. It reflects information from multiple sources including professional legal options such as the Canadian Nurses Protective Society.

Nurse Practitioners Providing Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)

On June 7, 2018 ARNNL Council approved the Regulatory Document:  Nurse Practitioners Providing Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID). 

For more information or questions related to MAID, please contact:

Michelle Carpenter
Nursing Consultant - Policy & Practice
709 753 6174
 
Click here to access the document.

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