New Practice Direction: Aesthetic Nursing

The CLPNM Board of Directors has approved a new practice direction on Aesthetic Nursing. The CLPNM’s practice directions provide practical nurses, employers, and the general public with information regarding the professional expectations of practical nurses in...

Nominate a Colleague to the CLPNM Board of Directors

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba (CLPNM) is now accepting nominations to fill three vacancies on the CLPNM Board of Directors. Joining the Board of Directors is a great way to take an active role in the regulation of your profession. All...

Holiday Office Closure

The CLPNM office will be closed for the holidays, beginning at 12:00 pm on Friday, December 20, 2019. We will re-open at 9:30 am on Thursday, January 2, 2020. While the office is closed, any urgent matter related to public protection that requires immediate attention...

New Guidance Document on the Duty to Provide Care

In collaboration with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba and the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba, the CLPNM has developed a new guidance document to help nurses and their employers understand nurses’ professional and legal...

Are you an LPN who performs aesthetic procedures?

Aesthetic nursing is an emerging and growing area of practice for Manitoba’s licensed practical nurses (LPNs). The CLPNM receives many questions about the expectations of LPNs who work in aesthetic nursing, and in response, we are working on a new practice...

Five Facts About Complaints to the CLPNM

Some CLPNM registrants have questions about what happens after the CLPNM receives a complaint about a practical nurse’s conduct or competence. Here are a few quick facts about complaints you may not know. Each year, the CLPNM receives complaints regarding less...