Community News


30 May Calling all school-based PHNs and CHNs

A survey is being conducted by Drs Erin Maughan, Laura Jannone and Regina Lee of the National Association of School Nurses [NASN] who are interested in school nursing practice around the world. The purpose of the survey is to 1) assess the role/responsibilities of school...

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20 May 2014 CHNIG AGM and Award Winners

CHNIG held its AGM on May 3rd, 2014 at the Toronto Hilton. CHNIG members joined the Board to celebrate the achievements of the past year. We thanked outgoing President Jennifer Bouwmeester for her outstanding years of leadership and welcomed incoming President, Cindy Baker-Barill. Each year CHNIG...

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14 Apr Call for Nominations – CHNIG Board of Directors

There are two positions open on the CHNIG Board: 1. Team Leader- Policy and Political Action 2. Team Leader-Governance Click here for the team leader responsibilities as per our bylaws. If you are interested in putting your name forward for one of these positions, complete the nomination form and...

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14 Apr Attention RNAO Members Working in Home Health-Care

We want to hear from you! The Optimization of the Nursing Workforce Working Group, which is a working group of the Joint Provincial Nursing Committee (JPNC) chaired by RNAO’s President Rhonda Seidman-Carlson, has been working diligently to systematically explore opportunities to optimize the home health-care nursing...

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02 Apr Health Promotion Seminar – Canadian Community Health Nursing Professional Practice Model: Using It in Practice

When:  Thursday April 17, 2014 Time:  12 noon – 1:00 pm EST SEMINAR OBJECTIVES: By the end of this seminar participants will: Define a professional practice model. Describe the context and development of the professional practice model. Explain the Canadian Community Health Nursing Professional Practice Model. Describe the application of the model. PRESENTER: Ruth...

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19 Mar ​​Attention: March Health Promotion Seminar Cancelled

Attention: The March Health Promotion Seminar Series will be cancelled this month due to technical difficulties. We hope that you will join us for the April session. We are pleased to announce the April Health Promotion Seminar Series, "Canadian Community Health Nursing Professional Practice Model: Using...

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14 Mar CHNIG Professional Development Bursary to Attend the 9th National Community Health Nurses of Canada Conference

Funding has been established, by the Community Health Nurses Initiatives’ Group (CHNIG) of the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO), to support registered nurse and undergraduate student members to attend the 9th National Community Health Nurses of Canada Conference: “Blueprint for Action” June 2-4, 2014, Ottawa,...

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