CNA and Canada Health Infoway Survey on Digital Health Technologies


Please assist Canada Health Infoway (CHI) with completion of a survey to nurses on digital health technologies, by sharing the ad and embedded link provided below. The English survey closes March 26. The French survey closes April 9

CNA and CHI collaborated on a national survey of registered nurses to understand the use and benefits of digital health technologies in nursing practice across a variety of professional practice settings. Infoway has an interest in conducting this national survey to understand the perspectives of registered nurses on their use and impact of digital health technologies on nursing practice in Canadian healthcare settings. This survey will help inform CNA’s National Expert Commission work on technology in nursing practice.





We will be accepted up until 1:00 pm

 Friday May 23rd 2014

Please see below for resolutions form.

Resolutions can be sent to Jennifer Pearce, Chairperson of the Resolutions Committee at JPearce@GOV.NU.CA

If you have any questions or need more information contact Donna Stanley-Young, Executive Director at (867) 873-2745 or

Resolution Template

Changes to Bylaw #9

RNANT/NU Bylaw 17 requires any proposed changes to a bylaw be forwarded to our members at least sixty days prior to a meeting at which the changes will be voted upon.  The approval of changes to Bylaw #9  will be voted on at the May AGM.  Please open the link below to see  Bylaw #9 with the highlighted change.  The bylaw can also be found under the Bylaw Section.

Bylaw 9 Changes


The RNANT/NU Nomination Committee is currently seeking nominations for the following positions on the RNANT/NU:



Vice President,


Vice President


NT North

Regional Member

NT North   is composed of the communities of Aklavik, Colville Lake, Deline, Fort Good   Hope, Fort McPherson, Holman, Inuvik, Norman Wells, Paulatuk, Sach’s Harbour,   Tsiigehtchic, Tuktoyaktuk and Tulita.

NU East

Regional Member

NU East is   composed of the communities of Artic Bay, Cape Dorset, Clyde River, Grise   Fiord, Hall Beach, Igloolik, Iqaluit, Kimmirut, Pangnirtung, Pond Inlet,   Qikitarjauq and Resolute Bay.

NT South

Regional Member

NT South   is composed of the communities of Enterprise, 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.

NU West

Regional Member

NU West is   composed of the communities of Arviat, 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.


TERM OF OFFICE:  May 2014 to May 2016

      The term would begin following the 2014 Annual General Meeting


ROLE:  A description of the various roles can be found in Bylaw 9, Board of Directors on the RNANT/NU website.


The Board meets by teleconference three to four times per year and in person one to two times per year.


Nominations may be made and supported by any active member of RNANT/NU.  All nominees must be an active member of RNANT/NU in good standing with the association.


Nominations must be submitted using the nomination form posted below on the website and should be send to: Debbie Colquhoun,

Chairperson Nominations Committee

in C/O of Doris Leggett, Executive Assistant at RNANT/NU

by email to or

by fax to 867-873-2336 or

by mail to PO Box 2757, Yellowknife, NT, XIA 3R1


Deadline for Nominations:  Friday, April 4th, 2014

Board Nomination Form Template

Nominee required RNANT/NU Representative Canadian Nurse Protective Society Board of Directors

Nominee required for RNANT/NU Representative on the Canadian Nurse Protective Society (CNPS) Board of Directors

The term for our current representative on the CNPS Board of Directors, Robert Nevin will come to end September, 2014.  CNPS has requested RNANT/NU submit the name of our nomination for his successor.

Commitment:  three (3) year term effective September, 2014;

Board meets three times a year in Ottawa (January, April and October);

Additional meetings by teleconference are held as needed;

Report regularly to RNANT/NU Board of Directors.


Qualification:  Active RNANT/NU member


Assets:  Ability to understand complex financial information;

Possess characteristics provided in CNPS Governance Succession (GP-14) Policy – policy posted below.


If you are interested, please submit the following:

  • Letter of interest including qualifications and experience
  • Resume
  • 2 References from an RNANT/NU member addressing suitability for role.


Submissions should be sent to:  CNPS Selection Committee

C/O Doris Leggett


Deadline for submissions is February 11th 4:00 pm

CNPS – Policy GP-14