Registered Nurses (RNs) receive legal authority to use the title “registered nurse” or “RN” through provincial and territorial legislation and regulation.
The purpose of the CRNE is to protect the public by ensuring that the entry-level registered nurse possesses the competencies required to practise safely and effectively.
The purpose of nursing regulation is to protect the public. Regulation assures Canadians that they are receiving safe and ethical care from competent, qualified registered nurses.
Nursing requires strong, consistent and knowledgeable leaders who are visible, inspire others and support professional nursing practice.
Certification in one of 20 specialties/areas of nursing practice shows commitment to nursing excellence and continuing competence!
NurseONE, CNA’s gateway to knowledge resources keeping nurses current, credible, competent and connected.
Nursing requires strong, consistent and knowledgeable leaders who are visible, inspire others and support professional nursing practice
CNA’s Vision for Nursing and Health envisions solutions to meet many of our health-care challenges and is intended to help members work in their own areas of practice to build a better future for Canadian health care
We must continually bring to the attention of managers, executives, employers and health-care decision-makers the value of nursing and the difference that registered nurses (RN) make ...
CNA and its partners have developed a range of resources to support nurses in making staff-mix decisions that maximize outcomes.
The Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses is a statement of the ethical values of nurses and of nurses’ commitments to persons with health-care needs and persons receiving care.
To determine prevailing norms across Canada related to fatigue in nursing and patient safety, CNA and RNAO conducted…
The award-winning Canadian Nurse contains peer-reviewed articles, promising practices, news and opinion on issues that matter to RNs.
The Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses is a statement of the ethical values of nurses and of nurses' commitments to persons with health-care needs and persons receiving care.
The fifth edition of this prep guide will help you prepare for the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination (CRNE) from June 2010 to 2015.
The second edition of this prep guide will help you prepare for the Canadian Nurse Practitioner Examination: Family/All Ages (CNPE: F/AA) from May 2011-April 2016.
Join up to 900 nursing colleagues from across Canada for our 2014 annual meeting and biennial convention. We’re planning an unforgettable and inspirational…
The global community is mourning the death of respected leader, Nobel Peace Prize recipient and human rights champion, Nelson Mandela. The former South Africa president died at his Johannesburg home December 5th. He was 95.
Clinical nurse specialists have existed in Canada for almost 50 years and yet the role is still not well understood. Join us on December 10 for a webinar that will describe the pillars of the role and explain why CNSs matter. Sign up today!
CNA has extended the deadline for abstract submissions for the 2014 biennial convention. Show how you are answering questions on health care’s most important issues and inspire your nursing colleagues. Deadline is now Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
You’ve still got time to renew by continuous learning! Apply now to keep your national credential in good standing. Care to Be the Best.
Canadians should know what RNs are really made of. And we want you, our members, to be the ones that show them. Apply today to be featured in CNA’s RN public awareness campaign!
The National Expert Commission, established by the Canadian Nurses Association in May 2011, has released its final report, entitled A Nursing Call to Action: The health of our nation, the future of our health system.
Some of the direct benefits of being a CNA member: 20% discount on more than 100 CNA nursing publications subscription to Canadian Nurse subscription to…
Professional Development How can registered nurses ensure their skills are current? Canadian RNs are accountable for providing competent nursing care, which…
Are you thinking about a career as a registered nurse? The possibilities are limitless. Nursing offers both men and women a wide range of opportunities for…
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