A resource for employers of registered nurses and nurse practitioners.
Paige's heartbreaking, devastating story
We are deeply saddened by the latest report from B.C.'s Representative for Children and Youth, which details a heartbreaking and devastating story of abuse. Protecting children and the vulnerable is a critical obligation of the nursing profession.
The readership survey results are in
Of those who answered our survey, sent a few issues ago, 70 per cent say they read the newsletter every time they receive it. The survey also prompted helpful suggestions from readers.
Public advisory: David Turner Robert
A former registrant, David Turner Robert, worked as a registered nurse while not holding practising registration.
Nursing colleges explore working together
The boards of the three nursing regulators (CLPNBC, CRNBC and CRPNBC) met in April to discuss ongoing collaboration. Also on the table: how to best consolidate our relationship for maximum benefits and impact.
Government requests feedback on draft regulations
The Ministry of Health has proposed changes to the nursing
regulations to clarify the scope of practice of the four nursing
disciplines. Changes to the regulation will clarify the legal
authority for providing orders for restricted activities amongst
Key CRNBC publication updated
We recently updated our publication, Overview of the Health Professions Act, Nurses (Registered) and Nurse Practitioners Regulation, and CRNBC Bylaws.
More nursing updates
I want to take on a new role
but some aspects of the role
go against my personal
values and beliefs. What
are my options?
What are my responsibilities
if I am providing regulatory supervision and the student does something that causes harm?
Read resolved complaints
We post summaries of resolved complaints.
Objective Structured Clinical Exams will be held on June 21 (Family and Pediatric) and January 24, 2016 (family and adults). We posted the pass rates for the 2014 OSCEs. Read more
The latest NCLEX newsletter is online. Read more
Understanding the organizations that support nursing
Our Registrar/CEO's latest blog post delves into this topic. Read more
What's the BCNU lawsuit about?
We posted a brief explanation of the BCNU lawsuit commenced against CRNBC and the Association of Registered Nurses of British Columbia. Read more
2014-15 annual report
Our latest annual report offers a in-depth look at the work of the college; at the forefront of relational regulation. Read more
Regulation Matters is a quarterly resource for employers of registered nurses and nurse practitioners in B.C. It contains timely information about nursing regulation and issues relating to our mandate that may impact your work.
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