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Beat the rush: registration renewal closes soon
Registration renewal will close at midnight, Feb. 28, 2018. Over 40% of nurses have completed their registration renewal — complete yours today. It only takes 30-45 minutes.
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Medical assistance in dying: what is a conscientious objection?
Until now, Jeff hasn't thought about participating in a client’s medically assisted death, but when a colleague asks him how he feels about it, he realizes he needs to sort it out. Does he have a conscientious objection to medical assistance in dying?
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Opioid agonist treatment prescribing standards for NPs come into effect this month
NP standards, limits and conditions for induction and continuation/maintenance prescribing of opioid agonist treatment for opioid use disorders will go into effect on Feb. 14, 2018. Previous standards, limits and conditions for continuation prescribing of buprenorphine-naloxone will be rescinded, when the new standards come into effect.
Maternity leave: what you need to know if you're leaving practice
Did you know registrants going on maternity leave (or paternity leave) don't need to hold practising or non-practising status? Here's what else you need to know about temporarily leaving nursing practice for maternity leave.
Check the box to have your say
Strong, effective nursing regulation needs you! If you haven't already, we encourage you to "check the box" during renewal to stay connected, share your opinion and be involved.
Orders of the Discipline Committee: Laurie Tinkham
Discipline Committee orders Laurie Tinkham, former registrant, to pay fine, costs as part of penalty decision. Ms. Tinkham failed to maintain appropriate boundaries, this allowed her to reap substantial financial benefits from an infirm client, and gain access to assets through a power of attorney.
Other conduct notices
My practice takes me into places where I'm concerned for my safety. What can I do to keep myself safe?
I work in a department where patients call and ask for advice. Can I give advice over the phone?
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