News

Voting is Now Open for ARNNL Council Elections!

This year, three areas require an election: Administration; Education/Research; and Labrador-Grenfell Region. Two other Council roles are in by acclamation; President-Elect and Central Region.

Get to know the candidates by reviewing their profiles here. To learn more about Council click here.

ARNNL Closure

Please note, ARNNL House will be closed on Monday, April 23 in observance of St. George's Day.

Retirement Reception for Provincial Chief Nurse Beverly Griffiths

Please see the invite to the Retirement Reception for Provincial Chief Nurse, Beverly Griffiths, scheduled for April 20 at ARNNL House. This is an open invitation. We look forward to seeing you.

 

Carolyn Churchill Scholarship 2018

Team Broken Earth are accepting nominations from recently graduated Registered Nurses and individuals holding a Bachelor of Nursing degree for the Carolyn Churchill Scholarship 2018 who reflect Carolyn’s spirit, enthusiasm and devotion to others. For more information and the application form, click here.

 

 

CNA Seeking Input on Revised Advanced Nursing Practice Framework - Deadline April 20

CNA is revising Advanced Nursing Practice: A National Framework to ensure its relevancy and currency in light of new realities in education, legislation/regul

Licensure/Membership Renewal Deadline March 31

Please note, the 2018-19 licensure/membership renewal application, which opened on January 10, 2018, will  close on March 31 (Saturday) at midnight. Practicing licences not renewed by this deadline will expire and you will not be permitted to practice after this date/time. If you practice without a license you will be subject to late and unauthorized practice fee and possible disciplinary action.

NCSBN Standard Setting Panel of Judges

Reply by April 3, 2018

The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN®) is recruiting Registered Nurse (RN) Volunteers (criteria below) to participate in the, NCLEX-RN® Standard Setting Panel of Judges meetings, to discuss entry-level RN activities.  The meetings will take place in Chicago, Illinois on September 11-13, 2018.

NLMA Continuing Medical Education sessions on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)

The Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association is offering Continuing Medical Education sessions on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD).The NLMA will be delivering the session in Corner Brook March 10 and Happy Valley Goose Bay April 28.

SA Grace General Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Dinner

The Annual SAGGH School of Nursing Alumni Dinner is June 4, 2018 at ReMax Center, 135 Mayor Avenue, St. John’s. Tickets go on sale March 12 to April 12, 2018. For more information, please contact Kathy at 745-1231/777-8168 or Valery at 754-8570.

CT Scanning Campaign - Quality of Care NL/Choosing Wisely NL

Quality of Care NL/Choosing Wisely NL are welcoming the New Year with a new campaign about the harms and benefits of CT Scanning.
 
They want patients to talk to their healthcare provider about whether a CT Scan is really necessary and understand the risks associated with unnecessary scanning. To help healthcare providers have the conversation, they have developed the following materials: 

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