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26 Feb Health Promotion Seminar Series: It’s All about Synergies

Optimizing Role Clarity within the Nursing Intra-professional Team SEMINAR OBJECTIVES: To gain an understanding of the enablers and barriers to role clarity within the nursing team. To become familiar with relevant resources and tools that can be used to enhance role clarity and nursing team collaboration. PRESENTERS: Dr. Janet Rush...

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03 Feb Seed Grant Initiative

The Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group (CHNIG) will provide a “Seed Grant” of five hundred dollars ($500) to individuals / groups interested in creating/conducting workshops, organizing / implementing an in service in the community, evaluating programs/practice guidelines or other related activities that reflect the goals...

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01 Feb Ontario Health Study

The Ontario Health Study is a landmark study of over 225,000 participants to date, created to better understand the environmental, lifestyle, and genetic causes of chronic diseases in Ontario.  The discoveries that will come from this study will help bring us closer to preventing chronic...

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06 Dec Skills Online – Winter 2015

Do you want to build your skills and competence in public health? Skills Online can help. This award-winning program is recognized by public health organizations across Canada. All of the online modules contain practical, interactive Canadian content. The facilitated modules, which are led by an experienced...

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19 Aug Nursing Students: Opportunity to join the CHNIG BOD

Would you like to strengthen your leadership and communication skills? Enhance your knowledge about issues impacting community health nursing? Network with RNs and other student nursing associations? Apply to become an affiliate member of the Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group (CHNIG) Board of Directors today! Send your...

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18 Aug Public Health Agency of Canada Skills Online Fall 2014

Do you want to build your skills and competence in policy and program planning, communications, surveillance, epidemiology, biostatistics, analytical skills, evaluation or evidence decision-making? Skills Online can help. This award-winning program is recognized by public health organizations across Canada. All of the online modules contain practical,...

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21 Jun Compassionate Care NOT Cuts for Refugees

CHNIG member Leanne Siracusa represented RNAO/CHNIG as she spoke at the 3rd national day of  protest against cuts to the interim health coverage for refugees. One of the national protest sites was Hamilton where she spoke on June 16, 2014 at the invitation of physician partners...

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