New Critical Care Nursing Education Program for LPNs

The WRHA has announced an exciting new opportunity for LPNs, with 1-2 years of acute care experience, to complete additional education that will prepare them for a rewarding career in critical care. Classes start soon: January 6, 2020. More information is available...

New Grad Day for Nurses 2020

Save The Date – January 17, 2020 Location: Canad Inns Club Regent, 1415 Regent Avenue West Are you a nurse who graduated between January 2019 and January 2020? Are you doing your senior practicum? Don’t miss this chance to learn tips, tools and techniques...

Canadian Patient Safety Week

The Canadian Patient Safety Institute has announced that Patient Safety Week will run October 28 to November 1, 2019.  This year’s theme is: Conquer Silence At some point, every one of us will be a patient in the healthcare system. What most Canadians don’t...

Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy

Vaccine hesitancy is described as a delay in acceptance or refusal to vaccinate, despite the availability of vaccination services. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) vaccine hesitancy is now one of the top 10 threats to global health, despite robust...

Canadian Nurses Association Exam in Gerontology

The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) will offer an exam in gerontological nursing for licensed practical nurses in November, 2019. Apply between June 27 and September 30 to write the exam between November 1 and November 15. For information on exam eligibility and...

ARNM Associate Membership Now Open to LPNs

The Association of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (Association) has created a new Associate membership category. This category offers licensed practical nurses (LPNS) and registered psychiatric nurses (RPNs) the benefits of membership while the Association explores the...