Community News


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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11 Mar Feedback Requested for Draft Public Health Competencies Greetings CHNC members: In 2013, the Canadian Association of Schools

Greetings CHNC members: In 2013, the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) in partnership with the Community Health Nurses of Canada (CHNC) began developing competencies that detail the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed in public health that all nurses ​should possess upon completing an undergraduate...

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