Community News


12 Mar Opportunity to Participate in Research Study

Describing the contribution and value of public health nurses to health system outcomes in Ontario On behalf of the research team, we would like to invite you to take part in our research study that aims to describe the value of Public Health Nurses (PHNs, practitioners...

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12 Mar CHNC Deadline Extended for Nursing Stories

Still Time to Submit - What's Your story?   The deadline for sending your intent to submit forms has been extended to March 17, 2017.  We would really like to hear from you!  Read on for the details. Oh, the stories community health nurses have to tell!  Every...

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08 Mar Applications for AWARDS now being accepted until March 26th

As part of your membership in CHNIG, you are eligible for financial support.  This year, CHNIG is offering awards to support higher level education, research and excellence in clinical practice.  CHNIG is proud to present 3 awards to our members:   The CHNIG Education Award. The Education Award will...

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17 Feb CHNIG Board Positions NOW OPEN!

The Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group (CHNIG) Nominating Committee is seeking nominees for experienced, committed, skilled individuals for the CHNIG Board of Directors who are passionate about community health nursing to lead CHNIG into the future. The Call for Nominations is for the following Director positions...

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09 Feb New Survey from NCCMT & Health Evidence – closes March 1st

The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) and Health Evidence™ are conducting a joint user feedback survey as a way to collect feedback from the valued users of each organization. The purpose of the joint user feedback survey is for each organization to collect responses about: How our users want...

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17 Jan Healthy Smiles Program – Free Dental for Children <17 yrs

Healthy Smiles Ontario is a government-funded dental program that provides free preventive, routine, and emergency dental services for children and youth 17 years old and under from low-income households. The program includes regular visits to a licensed dental provider and covers the costs of treatment including: check-ups cleaning fillings...

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13 Jan RNAO Evaluation Workshop Jan 30th in Toronto

Evaluation Before Implementation: Put Value back into Evaluation When making practice change, nurses often focus on the implementation of a new practice, rather than considering the importance of planning for evaluation.  This workshop will inspire nurses involved in clinical projects and practice change activities to integrate...

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