MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 2, 2015 – The Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO) is encouraged by a number of the priorities highlighted in the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s new Action Plan for Health Care.
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Is the cold winter weather getting you down? Do you need a fun evening out with friends? Come out to support the Registered Nurses Foundation of Ontario (RNFOO) Zumba Party fundraiser on January 31st, 2015.
Were you unable to attend our Role Clarity Symposium last Fall? Do you have questions about role clarity or want to join the discussion about our Synergies report? RPNAO is hosting another Role Clarity Symposium! Review the details below for agenda and registration information. NEW: We're hosting remote access to this important workshop! Details to follow.
The Ontario Long-Term Care Task Force on Resident Care and Safety has issued its third update, reporting on progress achieved over the last year as it continues to implement its three-year Action Plan to Address Abuse and Neglect in Long-Term Care Homes. The new report, Strengthening Leadership, Knowledge and Quality to Improve Care and Safety of Residents in Long-Term Care Homes, highlights the significant achievements and new initiatives carried out by the Task Force and the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care to support quality of life for Ontario’s 77,000 long-term care residents. OLTCA is a member of the task force and contributed to the report.
RPNAO began sponsoring awards for RPNs and Practical Nursing students with the RNFOO in 2014. RNFOO is a charitable organization that provides financial support for Ontario nurses and nursing students to help them further their educational studies, conduct nursing and health care research, and support community health initiatives.