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28 Apr CHNC & CHNIG Free Live Yoga Event

Dear members, You are invited to CHNC & CHNIG Free Live Yoga Event on May 11th, 2022 at 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. This free live yoga event for CHNC & CHNIG members will be hosted by CHNC's Self-Care Corner: Yoga with Tiffany. Tiffany will guide you through a...

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26 Apr Are you interested in a specialty nursing credential in Community Health Nursing?

Dear Members, Did you know that the Canadian Nurse Association (CNA) offers a Certification Program for 22 specialties, including Community Health Nursing?  Certified nurses are… Recognized nationally for their practice excellence and commitment to lifelong learning, Valued by employers, because their certification demonstrates specialized knowledge and brings many benefits...

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26 Apr Pronouns Are a Public Health Issue from AJPH & Podcast

Dear Members, The Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group would like to share with you the following article: Ross, L. E., Kinitz, D. J., & Kia, H. (2022). Pronouns are a public health issue. American Journal of Public Health, 112(3), 360-362. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2021.306678 You can retrieve it from https://ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/10.2105/AJPH.2021.306678. In the article, the authors explained...

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01 Apr Meet & Greet with CHNIG Professional Practice

Dear Members, You are invited to a Meet & Greet with CHNIG Professional Practice on April 13th, 2022 at 6PM-7PM. During this meeting, you can meet CHNIG Professional Practice Board of Directors, Mary Aubin Cadet, CHNIG Professional Practice - Home Health, and Kathryn Cuthbertson, Professional Practice - Public Health. There will...

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03 Mar NEW National Public Health Nursing Postgraduate Certificate from Mohawk College

Dear members, Introducing the NEW Mohawk College - National Public Health Nursing Postgraduate Certificate. Advance your knowledge and skills with Canada’s first and only Public Health Nursing Graduate Certificate. Taught by experienced Public Health Nurses, this postgraduate program provides critical skills for Registered Nurses who are new graduates or...

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02 Mar Applications for CHNIG Awards 2022 – NOW OPEN

Greetings CHNIG Members! As part of your membership in CHNIG, you are eligible for financial support for professional development.  The following awards and bursaries are available on a yearly basis: Community Health Nurses’ Initiatives Group (CHNIG) Education Award This year, CHNIG is offering one educational award to a registered nurse pursuing advanced education. The successful applicant will...

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