Community News


10 Feb CHNC’s Call to Action to support Bill C-400

Community Health Nurses from across Canada – this is a call to action to participate in political and public engagement strategies to support Bill C-400. Join this multi-partner, non-partisan movement to take a stand on the issues of housing and poverty in Canada. Time is...

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07 Feb Job Opportunity – Knowledge Broker with NCCMT (2 positions)

The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools provides capacity development opportunities to public health professionals across Canada through online learning, webinars and workshops. This position is responsible for working with public health professionals to develop workshop content, online learning module content, webinar development and...

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14 Jan Supporting Double Duty Caregivers: A Policy Brief

Supporting double duty caregivers (health care providers who are also family caregivers) must be a top priority to ensure a skilled and healthy workforce and a viable stable economy. It is important that workplace supports are developed and refi ned to assist double duty caregivers...

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09 Jan RNFOO Awards – Deadline: January 21st 2013

Increase in funding for 2013 CHNIG Education and Research Awards CHNIG is pleased to be able to announce an increase in the amount of funding we provide to support the educational and research endeavors of our members. This year we are offering: Two Educational Scholarships valued at...

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01 Dec Volunteer for the NCLEX item development program!

Canadian registered nurses can now volunteer for the NCLEX Item Development Program.   The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) develops the NCLEX-RN used to measure the competencies needed to perform safely and effectively as an entry-level registered nurse. An important step in this...

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15 Nov RN Exam – CHNC Call to Action!

Urgent: Lack of Community Health Nursing Content in New Registration Exam Threatens Full Scope of Practice Act now! Let the representatives of your provincial/territorial regulating body know that you want the registration exam to include the full scope of nursing practice. Beginning in Jan 2015, new graduates...

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