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Upcoming Webinars: Virtual Care

To kick off your year of learning in 2021, the CNPS is offering a live presentation with Q &A and one replay with live Q&A of our popular Virtual Care webinar series. Prior to 2020, virtual care was underutilized as a health-care delivery option in many parts of the world. The worldwide pandemic saw a...
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Ask a Lawyer: Refusal to wear a mask and mask exemption requests

As we continue to face a global pandemic, masks have become a part of our day-to-day life. Many Public Health agencies across Canada have mandated the use of masks or face coverings while indoors, in enclosed public spaces and in some outdoor spaces, in conjunction with proper social distancing. These restrictions vary by region and continue to expand. It is...
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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 nurseÔÇÖs best defence in the face of a complaint, claim or legal proceeding.
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