Revised Practice Direction: Aesthetic Nursing

The CLPNM’s Aesthetic Nursing Practice Direction has been updated to clarify the procedures that may be performed by an LPN, when working in collaboration with a prescriber, as well as the expectations for team collaboration. LPNs who perform aesthetic procedures, or...

Changes to the Continuing Competence Program

The Continuing Competence Program is evolving! Beginning in the Fall of 2022, registrants selected for the Continuing Competence Program (CCP) Audit will begin submitting learning plans through the CLPNM’s online registration system. Specific instructions on how to...

Disclosing Criminal Investigations, Charges or Convictions

Registration renewal season is approaching. Often, this is when LPNs update their information on record with the CLPNM. Did you know that certain information, like criminal investigations, charges and convictions, must be reported to the CLPNM immediately, even...

Disclosing Health Conditions, Disorders and Addictions

Registration renewal season is fast approaching. When renewing your registration for the coming year, you will be asked to disclose whether you have a health condition, disorder, or addiction that may cause a marked departure in your ability to practise safely,...

Revised Interpretive Document: Duty to Report

The CLPNM has recently updated its interpretive document that explains the professional and ethical responsibilities related to practical nurses’ duty to report. All practical nurses (LPNs, GPNs, SPNs) should be familiar with the guidance provided in this...

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