There’s a new kid on the awards block this year and that’s our Rising Star Award! The Rising Star Award is to celebrate the achievements of a new graduate with less than 3 years of experience. If you have someone in mind, for this award or our others, nominate them to see their contributions recognized.
Just in time for the holidays, we have our newest blog post by CEO & Registrar Donna Denney where she offers members wise words of encouragement, focus and well wishes during the holiday season.
The CRNNS Council is seeking passionate and competent members to sit on two statutory committees starting in April 2015: Fitness to Practice Committee and the Interdisciplinary NP Practice Review Committee. We encourage members who want to develop skills, make connections, provide nursing expertise and affect nursing change to apply.
Throughout the winter, join Real eNgagement as it hosts a Boot Camp series consisting of four 30 minute interactive webinar sessions that will help you and your colleagues shift the nursing conversation in Nova Scotia by uncovering insights into new solutions to nursing issues.
Since it’s a webinar, you have the flexibility in your day to join us from home or work. Click here for session topics, dates and times. Plan today to be your nursing best in 2015!
As of November 1, all nurse practitioners in Nova Scotia must adhere to the newly updated 2014 Nurse Practitioner Standards of Practice. The standards have been modified based on the NS government regulation changes that enable NPs to prescribe controlled drugs and substances to patients for the first time ever in Nova Scotia.
Click here to access the new standards.