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Ask a Practice Consultant: What does excellence in documentation mean?
A staff post from Diana Heywood RN, Practice and Standards Consultant
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. CHARTING BY EXCEPTION Charting by exception can be a useful method to document if it is: factual accurate complete current organized compliant with all applicable standards and legislation...Read more
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...Read more
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 ...Read more
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...Read more
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...Read more
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-...Read more
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...Read more
Ask a Practice Consultant: Who is my client?
Monday, December 4, 2017 — The 2018 CCP forms are ready! Click here to download yours today. Each year, we complete a self-assessment within our continuing competence program forms based on the practice expectations ...Read more
Earned Respect through the CCP
Saturday, December 2, 2017 — Fulfilling the Public's Expectations through the Continuing Competency Program We have the privilege of being a self-regulated profession in a constantly evolving health-care environmen...Read more
Three Pillars of Registered Nursing
Saturday, December 2, 2017 — In Manitoba, we recognize the importance of a "three-pillared" approach to registered nursing: a regulator, association and union. There is value in all organizations as each has a u...Read more