RNANT/NU is seeking voting delegates for our AGM. Delegates are able to vote either in person at the AGM or by phone. If you are interested please contact the representative from your region:
|NT North Aklavik, Colville Lake, Deline, Fort Good Hope, Fort McPherson, Holman, Inuvik, Norman Wells, Paulatuk, Sach’s Harbour, Tsiigehtchic, Tuktoyaktuk and Tulita.
||Debbie ColquhounNT North Regional Member
|NT SouthEnterprise, Fort Liard, Fort Providence, Fort Resolution, Fort Simpson, Fort Smith, Gameti, Hay River, Jean Marie River, Kakisa, Lutselk’e, Nahanni Butte, Rae-Edzo, Trout Lake, Wekweti, Wha Ti and Wrigley.
||Linda SimpsonNT South Regional Member
|NU EastArtic Bay, Cape Dorset, Clyde River, Grise Fiord, Hall Beach, Igloolik, Iqaluit, Kimmirut, Pangnirtung, Pond Inlet, Qikitarjauq and Resolute Bay.
||Cathy RoseNU East Regional Member
|NU WestArviat, Baker Lake, Bathurst Inlet, Cambridge Bay, Coral Harbour, Chesterfield Inlet, Gjoa Haven, Kugluktuk, Pelly Bay, Rankin Inlet, Repulse Bay, Sanikiluaq, Taloyoak, Umingmaktok and Whale Cove.
||Michael BlakeNU West Regional Member
||Jo-Anne HubertNT Vice President
This position statement is to provide clarity to registered nurses (RNs) and nurse practitioners (NPs) working with and delegating aspects of nursing care to unregulated healthcare providers.
Position Statement RNs and NPs Working with and Delegating to Unregulated Healthcare Providers 2015
Mark you Calendar this year’s AGM will be held at the Yellowknife Inn April 25, 2015 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm followed by the Members Banquet at 7:00pm
Tickets for the Dinner are $40.00 each. Please click on the reservation form below. Tickets can be purchased in person at the RNANT/NU office in the Monkey Tree Mall or by emailing Doris Leggett email@example.com
2015 AGM Banquet Reservation Form
RNANT/NU is offering two Education Sessions: Presenter Barb Bancroft
April 23, 2015 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
The Diabetic Heart, the Diabetic Kidney, the Diabetic the Nervous System
April 24, 2015 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Pharmacology – A Class Act
Please click on the Reservation Form Below Seating is Limited
2015 AGM Education Form
RNANT/NU is seeking a Representative for the CAAPN Nurse Practitioner Council
CAAPN’s mission is to improve the health of Canadians by promoting and influencing the development, growth and integration of Advanced Practice Nursing in health systems. The Nurse Practitioner Council (NPC) is a sub-committee of the CAAPN Executive Committee and is an expert, representative voice for Canadian nurse practitioners.
Term: 2 Years
Commitment: Attend minimum of 4 meetings annually via teleconference
- RNANT/NU NP Member in good standing
- Current Clinical Practice Experience
- Current member of CAAPN or willing to become a CAAPN Member
If you are interested in the above position please send a letter of interest and a copy of your resume to Donna Stanley-Young, Executive Director RNANT/NU by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax to (867) 873-2336 by January 31st.
Please be advised revisions have been made to Bylaw 2, Bylaw 3 Bylaw 4, Bylaw 11, Bylaw 17 and Bylaw 20. Revisions to the Bylaws will require approval by RNANT/NU members at the Annual General Meeting on April 25th. These Bylaws can be found on the Bylaw Page of the website.
A new tab has been added to our RNANT/NU website entitled:
“Entry to Practice Exams”.
In this section, you can learn more about examinations for:
Registered Nurses – NCLEX – RN Examination
Nurse Practitioners – CNPE: F/AA (Family All Ages)
NCLEX- RN examination
Registration for this examination is now open. If you are an applicant who is planning to write the examination in 2015, please review the “Entry to Practice Exams” page of our website for more information.
CNPE: F/AA examination
The CNPE: F/AA examination is offered in Yellowknife two times a year in the spring and the fall. If you are an applicant who is planning to write the examination in 2015, please contact the RNANT/NU office for more information.
RNANT/NU is aware of the Ebola outbreak in Africa and the recent cases in the United States are a concern for RNs. Below is a link to the CNA’s Ebola Virus page on their website. There you will find links to information about the Ebola Virus.
For nurses practicing in the Northwest Territories, you can contact the office of the Chief Public Health Officer at (867)920-8646 with any questions or concerns you may have.
For nurses practicing in Nunavut, you can contact the office of the Chief Public Health Officer at HealthHEM@gov.nu.ca with any questions or concerns you may have.
Tell CNA what you think! Go to the CNA page of our website to complete a CNA Member Survey. There is a change to win one of two $500 cash prizes.