Expedited temporary registration process for former registrants of the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba (CLPNM)
The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba is offering expedited registration of former Manitoba registrants who left the register in good standing. Former registrants who choose to apply via this process will need to be able to demonstrate they can meet currency of practice requirements.
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Expedited temporary registration process for former registrants of the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM)
The College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba has worked with colleagues in government and has received a ministerial order allowing the College to expedite registration of former Manitoba registrants who left the register in good standing. Former registrants who choose to apply via this process will need to be able to demonstrate they can meet currency of practice requirements.
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Canadian Nurses Protective Society
The Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS®) is a not-for-profit society that offers legal advice, risk-management services, legal assistance and professional liability protection related to nursing practice in Canada to more than 135,000 eligible nurses. All registered nurses in Manitoba are required to have CNPS professional liability protection to obtain their certificate of practice.
The CNPS has created a series of articles based on the most commonly asked questions we have received over the course of the COVID-19 epidemic in Canada. Please keep in mind, CNPS legal counsel are available during this time to assist with more detailed questions. Beneficiaries can call at 1-800-267-3390 for personalized legal advice.
COVID-19: A message from CNPS CEO Chantal Leonard
We are facing a new healthcare challenge, where nurses will once again be called to play a leading role in providing healthcare to Canadians. It is a role that you know well, and one which the CNPS is proud to support. Read more...
Legal Considerations When Nursing in a Pandemic
As we face the pandemic emergence of COVID-19, this article looks at the legal considerations nurses may want to consult when providing care during a pandemic. Read more...
COVID 19: Twelve things nurses should consider before engaging in a virtual care practice
Virtual care technologies can play an important role in the current pandemic by keeping patients with non-urgent medical needs away from higher risk areas while also complying with requirements for social distancing. There are, however, important legal considerations to take into account before entering into practice in a virtual care setting. Read more...