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Immunization fluency for health-care workers

Immunization fluency for health-care workers

Influenza is a serious illness that disproportionately affects certain populations who have a higher risk of complications. Influenza immunization, as the most effective method of preventing the flu, allows health-care workers to protect themselves, their families and those in their care

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Environmental Sustainability: Nurses Taking Action

This module seeks to build on the timely information provided in earlier CNA documents and to explore why it is increasingly critical that nurses be aware and concerned about environmental issues, and literate about sustainability and sustainable development in our society and world.

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elder abuse

Elder Abuse: Recognize, Reveal and Deal

Abuse of older adults is an issue of growing importance in Canada, as our population of seniors continues to grow. The National Seniors Council (2008) has defined the abuse of older adults as “Any action, or lack of action, by someone in a relationship of trust that results in harm or distress to an older person.” Nurses must be able to recognize, reveal and deal with the abuse of older adults.

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