NEWS & CASE STUDIES
Who are your board candidates?
Your 2015 board ticket of nominations has three at-large candidates (Brenda Canitz, Gayle Carrière and Eileen Maloney-White), one rural candidate (Colleen Hay) and one urban candidate (Stephen Bishop).
Crossing the line on Facebook
Photo © Veer/Robert Marmion
Someone in Harj's nursing Facebook group has posted disrespectful, even hurtful, comments about clients. Harj knows she has a responsibility to do something.
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Review your self-assessment
The personal report summarizing your answers to the self-assessment questionnaire are now available. We encourage you to take a look, and use the information to help with your professional development planning for 2015.
More nursing updates
Controlled drugs and substances prescribing
We continue to progress toward the time when NPs in B.C. can prescribe controlled drugs and substances (CDS). It's difficult to predict when all of the components will be in place to authorize and support NPs to prescribe CDS. However, we are committed to keeping you informed throughout this process. If you have questions about CDS prescribing, please email
What are my responsibilities
if I am providing regulatory supervision and the student does something that causes harm?
In our clinic, we use sclerosing agents to treat varicose veins. Do I need an order to administer these?
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