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June Webinar: Medical Cannabis: Where do we stand now?

Now that the Cannabis Act and Cannabis Regulations have been in force for a few years, join us for a refresher on medical cannabis. In this webinar, we will also answer some of the questions we have received from nurses related to medical cannabis. .  
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Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes: What Every Nurse Should Know

On June 21, 2018, the Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts (Bill C-45) received Royal Assent and came into force on October 17, 2018. The new stand-alone Cannabis Act, S.C. 2018, c. 16 (the “Cannabis Act”) amends existing legislation, including the Controlled Drugs...
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Quality Documentation

The Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS) frequently receives requests for information regarding documentation issues or concerns. Nurses working in all areas of patient care encounter issues related to documentation, whether in paper or electronic form. Quality documentation can be a nurse’s best defence in the face of a complaint, claim or legal proceeding.
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