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12 Apr Physician Assisted Death and the Nursing Role

On June 16, 2016, the laws surrounding physician assisted death will change and nursing practice will be affected.  Stay informed on this topic and the legal changes that will be put into effect to protect yourself and your patients.  For more information refer to the Physician-Assisted...

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29 Mar 2016 Call for Nominations

We are now accepting applications for 5 positions on our Board of Directors  for the 2016 - 2018 term. Our open positions include the following: Professional Practice (Public Health) Policy and Political Action Research, Education, and Professional Development (Co-lead) Ontario Public Health Association (OPHA) Liaison Governance   Interested CHNIG members please complete the...

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17 Mar NEW 2016 Bursaries!

As part of your membership in the Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group (CHNIG), you are eligible to apply for financial support to engage in key professional development opportunities.  You can find more information under Bursaries and Awards The following awards and bursaries are available on a yearly...

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02 Mar Winter Newsletter 2016

Download the 2016 Winter Newsletter Incoming President’s Message: Joanne Crawford   Spring is quickly approaching, which will soon be followed by the RNAO Annual General Meeting (AGM). As new board members of the Community Health Nurses Initiatives’ Group (CHNIG) take their place officially for another term during the...

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10 Jun Get your OPHA 2015-16 Membership

Why Become a Member? Interact with leading public health thinkers, policy makers and practitioners across Ontario through key events, webinars and conferences Become involved and influence at local, provincial and national levels Be in the know through OPHA's daily media links, monthly newsletters, Twitter feed and Facebook page Join...

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14 Apr RNAO and CHNIG AGM Documents

​CHNIG members check out the website for the following documents: Annual General Meeting Report for Saturday April 18, 2015 CHNIG meeting from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Hilton in Toronto.  Join us for an exciting meeting as we launch our new social media strategy. ​Updated...

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06 Apr CHNIG Funding application deadline extended

Dear CHNIG Members The deadline to apply for CHNIG funding to attend the 10th National Community Health Nurses of Canada Conference: “Challenge the Status Quo” June 22-24, 2015 has been extended until Monday, April 21, 2015. Regards CHING Board For more information, please visit the...

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02 Mar Call for Nominations – CHNIG Board of Directors

Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group (CHNIG) is seeking nominations for experienced, committed, skilled individuals for the CHNIG Board of Directors who are passionate about community health nursing to lead CHNIG into the future. Click the following link to save, download or print this page's information: Call for...

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