Call for Volunteers- NCSBN NCLEX Exam Development Meetings


The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) is recruiting Registered Nurse (RN) Volunteers (criteria below) to participate in the two upcoming NCLEX exam development meetings that will take place in Chicago, Illinois as follows:

NCLEX-RN Practice Analysis Expert Panel Meeting – November 11-13, 2019

NCLEX-RN Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA) Expert Panel Meeting – December 4-6, 2019

Administration and Distribution of Cannabis for Medical Purposes

The Regulatory Direction: Administration and Distribution of Cannabis for Medical Purposes has been posted to the document library under Regulatory Documents. This document contains updated information from the collaborative memo released by ARNNL/CLPNNL on December 3, 2018, titled: ARNNL/CLPNL Direction on the Role of RNs, LPNs, and NPs in Administering and Distribution of Medical Cannabis.

To view this document click here.

Duty to Report - Notifiable Diseases List


The New PUBLIC HEALTH PROTECTION AND PROMOTION ACT (PHPPA) was enacted on July 1, 2019. This Act mandates health care professionals with the DUTY TO REPORT a set of communicable diseases known as “Notifiable Diseases”.

The Notifiable Diseases list and the written report are attached to this correspondence. Please note: the diseases for which suspect or confirmed diagnosis require immediate reporting to the Medical Officers of Health (MOH) on-call.

Medication Management 2019

The document Medication Management (2019) has been approved by ARNNL Council and CLPNNL Board and will replace ARNNLs 2005 Medication Standards.
For more information or questions related to this document, please contact:
Peggy Rauman, Nursing Consultant - Policy & Practice, 709-753-6193
To access the Medication Management 2019 document, please click here.

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.



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.

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