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  • Notice Regarding Extension of RN(AP) Transition Period

    Friday, October 2, 2020 — The College received notice, effective October 1, 2020 from the Lieutenant Governor in Council that an extension period of 2 years has been approved to the application of subsection 7(16) of the Practice of Registered Nursing Regulation under The Regulated Health Professions Act for a period of 2 years ending on May 31, 2022. RNs working in prescriber roles who ceased this practice on May 31...

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  • Practice Expectation Spotlight

    Friday, October 2, 2020 — Client centered care involves advocacy, empowerment, and respecting the client’s autonomy, voice, self-determination, and participation in decision-making. As RNs, RN(AP)s and RN(NP)s we play...

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  • Council Highlights - September 11, 2020

    Friday, September 25, 2020 — The Council reviewed an environmental scan regarding how the principles of Right-Touch Regulation are applied to the College’s work.  The Council will continue its consideration of th...

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  • Practice Expectation Spotlight

    Tuesday, September 1, 2020 — Have you ever reviewed health care documentation and found sections lacking?  When questioned you were informed, we chart by exception, and felt you’re in a 1980’s laundry detergen...

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  • Practice Expectation Spotlight

    Thursday, August 6, 2020 — Acting as a mentor, coach, preceptor and/or resource to students, nursing colleagues and other members of the health-care team is a minimum expectation of registered nursin...

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  • Practice Expectation Spotlight

    Monday, June 29, 2020 — Recent events across North America remind us that systemic racism still exists. Practice Expectations call us to work in a manner that combats racism by supporting social justice and cultural safet...

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  • Council Highlights - June 4, 2020

    Thursday, June 18, 2020 — Council approved the Red River College, Nursing Baccalaureate Program for five years to Sept. 2025. Council extended the Red River College Registered Nurse Refresher program approval for a nin...

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  • Notice Regarding Extension of RN(AP) Transition Period

    Monday, June 1, 2020 — The College received notification May 28, 2020 from the Assistant Deputy Minister, Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living that an extension period of 2 years will be granted to the application ...

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  • Practice Expectation Spotlight

    Monday, June 1, 2020 — Are you at risk for under involvement in the therapeutic care of your clients? Answer the following survey question and read the case scenario below to assess your knowledge of risk factors and ref...

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  • Practice Expectation Spotlight

    Wednesday, May 6, 2020 — COVID-19 has in many ways changed our work routines and processes.  Social distancing requirements, new technology uses, personal protective equipment requirements and temporary measures relat...

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