New Practice Direction: Fitness to Practice

The CLPNM Board of Directors has approved a new practice direction on fitness to practice. All CLPNM registrants are expected to review, and ensure they understand, the professional expectations set out in the document. Fitness to practice refers to having the...

Do you have questions about cannabis and your practice?

Legal access to cannabis for medicinal purposes, and the federal government’s announcement that it will legalize the recreational use of cannabis within the year, may leave some practical nurses with questions about how cannabis might affect their obligations as a...

New Guidance for Nurses on Medical Assistance in Dying

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba (CLPNM), the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM) and the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba (CRPNM) are pleased to release new guidelines for LPNs, RNs and RPNs for nursing care related...

CLPNM Fee Update

The Board of Directors of the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba (CLPNM) has reviewed and revised some CLPNM fees. Registration fees for LPNs, GPNs and SPNs have not changed. Some administrative fees, late fees and penalties have changed. These changes...

Documentation Guidelines

The CLPNM has a new recorded presentation on documentation guidelines, prepared as a resource and a refresher for Manitoba’s LPNs. The presentation can be accessed below, or from the CLPNM’s YouTube Channel, here....

New Competency Documents

In early October, CLPNM registrants received notice about two new documents intended to help LPNs, employers and other stakeholders understand the role of a Manitoba LPN: Entry-Level Competencies for the Licensed Practical Nurse in Manitoba, and Determining...