Revised Competency Documents

The CLPNM has updated its two competency documents, which describe the: entry-level competencies expected of all LPNs upon entry into the profession, and broader nursing competencies that LPNs may develop, throughout the course of their career, within the full scope...

Revised Practice Direction: Nursing Foot Care

The CLPNM has revised its practice direction for LPNs who practise nursing foot care. The updated practice direction will: help LPNs distinguish between basic foot care and post-basic nursing foot care help LPNs understand the risks and responsibilities they take on,...

Revised Practice Direction: Self-Employed Practice

The CLPNM has revised its practice direction for LPNs who practise in a self-employed* capacity. The updated practice direction will: help LPNs distinguish between employed and self-employed practice help LPNs understand the added risks and responsibilities they take...

Updated Guidance 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) have collaborated to develop guidelines for LPNs, RNs and RPNs who provide nursing...

Revised Practice Direction: Social Media

The CLPNM has recently revised and updated its practice direction on social media. All registrants are advised to review the practice direction remembering that, when all LPNs demonstrate professionalism both off and on-line, it contributes to trust, confidence and...

2021 By-Law Amendments

Amendments to the CLPNM by-laws were approved at the CLPNM Annual General Meeting on June 7, 2021. These amendments made the Board’s authority to hold virtual meetings more explicit and included new notice requirements for virtual meetings. View a summary of the...