Overview of CLPNM Resources
These documents describe the professional expectations that apply to practical nurses in Manitoba. All licensed practical nurses (LPNs), graduate practical nurses (GPNs), and student practical nurses (SPNs) are expected to conduct themselves and practise in accordance with these documents.
Please note that Article 3 of the CLPNM By-Laws also specify rights and obligations of CLPNM registrants, some of which may affect their practice.
General Practice Guidance
These documents are intended to provide practical nurses, employers and other stakeholders with general information and guidance on role and expectations of LPNs within Manitoba’s health care system.
Apology Act Information Sheet
Becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse in Canada: Requisite Skills and Abilities
Determining Appropriate LPN Practice
Duty to Provide Care Guidance Document
Duty to Report Interpretive Document
Guidance for Nurses on Medical Assistance in Dying
Guidance for Nurses Medical Cannabis
Guiding Principles for Determining the Appropriate Nurse
Fact Sheets and Instruction Guides
These documents are intended to offer helpful information about CLPNM processes and programs.
CPNRE and CBT Fact Sheet
CCP Audit Fact Sheet for Employers
CCP Instruction Guide for LPNs
Clinical Competence Assessment Fact Sheet
Complaint Process Fact Sheet
Reinstatement Fact Sheet
Registration Renewal Guide
Reporting a Complaint Fact Sheet
Student Practical Nurse Registration Fact Sheet
Suitability Check Fact Sheet