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  • Enterostomal therapy nurses get new name & credential

    Starting this May, the Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy will be known as Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Canada (NSWOCC). RNs currently certified in this specialty, as well as those who successfully obtain or renew their certification, will be referred to as having wound, ostomy and continence specialty practice certification from CNA and holding the WOCC(C) credential. Learn more about becoming certified.

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  • New Choosing Wisely Canada list on gerontological nursing

    CNA is pleased to announce the release of its latest Choosing Wisely Canada nursing specialty list. This most recent list, Six Things Nurses and Patients Should Question, was jointly developed by CNA and the Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association (CGNA).

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  • Membership decision pending

    CNA is pursuing a plan to expand its membership beyond RNs and NPs by inviting licensed/registered practical nurses and registered psychiatric nurses to be members of the association. We’ve prepared articles and will host webinars ahead of the vote at the June 18 annual meeting.

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  • Canadian Nurse March/April issue highlights

    • Matthew Douma: Parent, ED clinical nurse educator and
      resuscitation scientist
    • Perioperative team fine-tunes estimated blood loss calculations
    • Consultation on expanding CNA membership: CEO receives support,
      addresses key concerns
    • Convention speakers Anne Marie Rafferty and Alika Lafontaine:
      Sneak peek

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  • Enterostomal therapy nurses get new name & credential
  • New Choosing Wisely Canada list on gerontological nursing
  • Membership decision pending
  • Canadian Nurse March/April issue highlights

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Infection Prevention and Control Canada

IPAC E-Learning Program on Infection Prevention and Control

This self-paced, six module certificate program will help health care facilities train frontline workers in standardized routine practices for preventing and controlling infection.

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Special CNA MasterCard offer

Use your CNA mbna rewards MasterCard® and earn points‡ virtually everywhere you shop! When you use the new CNA mbna rewards MasterCard® credit card to make eligible purchases, you earn points you can redeem for great rewards.

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Learn how RNs are true leaders in primary health care

Take a fascinating journey into the world of primary health care by reading 10 stories of some of Canada’s most innovative RNs. They’re responding to the needs of Canadians by boldly championing social justice and health equity and taking on important roles in interprofessional collaborative teams.

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Advice on breast cancer screening

This case-based learning program was developed to provide practical, evidence-based advice on how health professionals can make patients aware of the importance of breast cancer screening. This program offers screening tools and strategies beneficial to your day-to-day practice.

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CNA certification: Showing you Care to Be the Best

We’re very excited to unveil a fresh new look for CNA certification, complete with its new theme Care to Be the Best. When you make the commitment to become CNA certified, you’re showing that you Care to Be the Best.

New Certification Guidebook available to CHNC members!

With the Community Heath Nurses of Canada’s new Certification Guidebook, nurses seeking CNA community health nursing certification now have access to reading lists, text-based and multimedia resources, and useful information on organizing study groups. Available through the Members Only/Forum section of the CHNC website.

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PEN

Strengthening Nursing Practice

The Clinician Education Campaign, developed ‘for clinicians by clinicians’, is raising awareness about the clinical benefits of interconnected electronic health record systems. Discover why Knowing is Better Than Not Knowing.

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McGill University Health Centre Patient Education Guides Now Available

Developed by the MUHC health-care team for MUHC patients and their families, the first three oncology modules—for breast, ovarian and prostate—are now available. The guides use images and plain language to explain anatomy, tests, treatments, tips and other important information.

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