last updated: May 8, 2021

CNA Nursing Week Activities

On behalf of the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) and the Canadian Academy of Nursing, I invite you to commemorate National Nursing Week, May 10-16, and International Nurses Day, May 12. Nurses across Canada deserve to be recognized for their hard work. National Nursing Week and International Nurses Day are extremely significant in 2021 as nurses

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As the celebration of National Nursing Week begins in Canada, I would like to thank you for your continued dedication to the nursing profession. The past year has certainly been difficult; however, you have continued to provide excellent care to the clients with whom you care for. You are AMAZING professionals, and resilient individuals. Be

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MAID Update

On March 17, 2021, changes to Canada’s MAID legislation became law. More information is available here.

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PHAC COVID-19 Vaccination Tool Kit for Health Care Providers

Click here for the COVID-19 Vaccination Tool Kit for Health Care Providers. The current edition of the tool kit includes information on the following topics: About COVID-19 Overview of Vaccines Authorized Vaccines Guidance Vaccine Safety Additional Resources We encourage you to revisit the tool kit in the future, as this resource will be continuously updated

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NSWOCC announces the official launch of the new Canadian Standards of Practice for Nurses Specialized in Wound, Ostomy, and Continence 3rd Edition

Aim – These revised Standards of Practice aim to support clinical practice based on informed evidence to improve the care and management of people living with wound, ostomy and continence (WOC) challenges. Intended Users – Health care professionals who specialize in direct or indirect care of people living with WOC challenges. These national standards can

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