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Call for Volunteers: Meals on Wheels

Are you interested in being part of the largest humanitarian organization in the world? If you are looking for opportunities to give back to your community, meet new people, build skills, or have new experiences, volunteering with the Red Cross could be the right place for you. 

Current Opportunities

ARNNL Commentary on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) Update

ARNNL Commentary on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)

UPDATE:  July 14, 2016

ARNNL RELEASES REGISTERED NURSES AND NURSE PRACTITIONERS – AIDING IN MEDICAL ASSISTANCE IN DYING REGULATORY DOCUMENT

Extreme Heat Events Program (McMaster University)

As the summer of 2016 begins and temperatures rise, extreme heat poses a risk for patients and families, as high temperatures can cause heat-related illnesses, exacerbate pre-existing conditions, or even result in death.

Fortunately, many instances of heat-related illness are preventable. Together with Health Canada, the Ontario College of Family Physicians and the Clean Air Partnership, McMaster University has designed a free, accredited program to give health care providers the training and tools to better prevent and manage heat-related illnesses.

ARNNL UPDATE Newsletter: SUMMER 2016

Read the latest issue of ARNNL UPDATE 

Highlights:

Opportunity for Input: Draft Nurse Practitioner Entry-Level Competencies

ARNNL is seeking feedback on the draft Entry-Level Competencies for Nurse Practitioners. 

Annual General Meeting Available by Teleconference

The ARNNL's 62nd annual meeting is taking place Monday, June 6th at the Greenwood Inn in Corner Brook at 1 p.m.

Click here for information regarding teleconference and for resource materials.

Volunteers Needed for NCLEX-RN Expert Panels

Reply by June 23, 2016

The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) is seeking RN volunteers (criteria below) to participate in upcoming meetings related to RN practice analysis, and knowledge, skills and abilities (KSA) analysis. RN Practice Analysis and KSA meetings are held every three years to ensure that the NCLEX-RN® exam continues to reflect current nursing practice.

Hot off the Press! May Issue of ACCESS Available

The May 2016 issue of ACCESS Magazine is now available! 

In this issue...

  • ARNNL's Annual General Meeting & Education Event,
  • the Adult Protection Act,  
  • Voting for ARNNL Council President-Elect,
  • CNPS Information on Physician Assisted Death,
  • Conduct Unbecoming a RN: Does Off-Duty Conduct Matter?

and more!

 

CCRNR Releases NCLEX-RN 2015 Canadian Results

The Canadian Council of Registered Nurse Regulators (CCRNR) is pleased to publish the first national report on the NCLEX-RN for Canadian writers. This comprehensive document breaks down numbers into areas such as first-second-and-third attempts, pass rates by province and territory, and success in comparison to test plan categories.

Nurse Practitioner Practice Analysis Released

On Feb. 22, 2016, the Canadian Council of Registered Nurse Regulators (CCRNR) released the findings of the Nurse Practitioner (NP) Practice Analysis. The Analysis was conducted by CCRNR, with participation of representatives from 11 of 12 Canadian nursing regulatory bodies (including ARNNL). The Analysis provided an opportunity to engage a number of stakeholders including Canadian administrators, researchers and educators, experts from each stream of NP practice, as well as practicing NPs across Canada.

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