NurseLink

An online blog featuring RN practice resources

  • Improving access to care:

    Wednesday, January 2, 2019 — As a regulatory College, we’re always looking at ways we can better meet the needs of Manitobans. Two years ago we introduced the registered nurse (authorized prescriber) or RN(AP) role, broadening an RN’s scope of practice so that we can improve access to care. Fast forward to today and we’re proud to see the first class of authorized prescribers graduate, ready to make...

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  • Council Highlights: Dec. 7, 2018

    Friday, December 21, 2018 — Council reviewed the operating budget and approved its 2019 Council budget. Public Benefit Policy – Council approved the CEO/Registrar’s proposed 2019 wildly important goals (WIGs)...

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  • Cannabis legalization: what happens now?

    Wednesday, October 17, 2018 — With any change in practice, we’re here to help you navigate next steps. Medical and recreational cannabis are now legal in Canada. Through all the latest buzz, we’ve made sur...

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  • Ask a Practice Consultant: What does excellence in documentation mean?

    Thursday, July 12, 2018 — Every Thursday we post an article that originally appeared in the print version of NurseLink. This one is from the 2016 Spring issue and has been edited to reflect current practice. CHARTIN...

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  • 2018 AGM Highlights

    Thursday, June 28, 2018 — RNs voted to approve new bylaws at our AGM on June 8, 2018. Here are the changes you need to know about: 1. Terminology Board of Directors becomes ‘council’ Registe...

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  • More than a module

    Wednesday, April 4, 2018 — Kathy Kyryluk RN and her team at CancerCare Manitoba know how to take their learning to the next level. Last spring, they decided to use our Documentation and Record Keeping module as a launch pad ...

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  • Board selects incoming Chair-Elect

    Thursday, March 15, 2018 — Carol joined our Board in September 2016 and was recently selected as Chair-Elect for the 2018-2019 year. Her term will begin in August 2018 and she’ll work closely with Trish Bergal, ou...

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  • The first of its kind:

    Tuesday, February 6, 2018 — On Dec. 14 we were thrilled to host the first meeting of our new community reference group. There are six members, from a variety of backgrounds and their goal is to provide us with meaningful link...

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  • What is Next Generation NCLEX?

    Tuesday, January 23, 2018 — Just like nursing practice, regulation is constantly evolving. We are always looking for more innovative, efficient ways to promote excellence in self-regulation for Manitoba RNs. In 2015 NCLEX-...

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  • Board Highlights: Dec. 8, 2017

    Thursday, January 4, 2018 — The board president’s salary was changed. They will receive an honorarium of $5,000 annually, plus up to $20,000 per year payable to their employer as salary replacement. This is a decreas...

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