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30 Jan Nurses’ Health Program

The Nurses' Health Program (NHP) is a new program that offers support and treatment to nurses across Ontario with mental health and/or substance use disorders.  NHP is a voluntary, bilingual, evidence-based program, focused on early identification and referral to treatment. The NHP offers eligible nurses access...

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27 Jan NCCMT – New functionality for EIDM Assessment Tool

The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) has developed a new group functionality for our Online Evidence-Informed Decision Making (EIDM) Skills Assessment Tool.  The EIDM Skills Assessment can be customized to your team’s needs with this functionality. Choose among the following customization options:  Randomized or non-randomized...

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02 Jan RNAO Recognition Awards – submissions due January 16th

Every day, health-care professionals, members of the public and organizations help make a difference for Ontarians. The RNAO Recognition Awards are presented annually to recognize individuals and groups that make significant contributions to RNAO's mandate: Speaking Out for Nursing, Speaking Out for Health. To honour these individuals...

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26 Dec CNO Update on Psychotherapy and RN Prescribing

The College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) Council has approved draft regulations for psychotherapy and for RN prescribing. The draft regulation for psychotherapy contains proposed changes under the Nursing Act, 1991 to identify that a RN may perform the controlled act of psychotherapy.  RNAO and its...

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25 Nov Renew your CNO Membership by December 31st

Membership renewal for 2019 is now open.  Log in to cno.org to renew now. The renewal fee for members in the General and Extended Classes is $305.10 ($270 plus HST).  Council approved the fee at its June meeting.  Read the fee increase FAQs to find out why. IMPORTANT REMINDER The College’s...

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07 Nov Dr. Hyndman’s webinar: Using policy change theories to influence and predict policy decisions: An overview

Missed last months' Professional Practice Meeting?  View Dr. Hyndman's presentation on policy change here. Agenda: Overview of key policy change theories Tips for overcoming counter arguments to policy change Questions/Discussion   Check out our Facebook page or website for Professional Practice Meetings led by CHNIG Professional Practice Directors Kay McGarvey and Karen...

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