LPNs flourish in Public Health; Healthcare myths busted! – CARE Magazine

CARE Magazine Spring 2014 coverTo find the fullest role in public health for Alberta’s Licensed Practical Nurses, look north to Fort McMurray! Explore this feature story and so much more in the Spring issue of CARE Magazine.

Are international medical graduates the solution to the doctor shortage in underserviced areas? Canadian health care myths are challenged by evidence in “Myth Busted!”.

Nurses, are you a target of “Workplace Bullying”? We explain what’s being done about the problem of co-worker abuse.

Also in this issue: CLPNA’s Executive Director and President share how “Times They are A Changing”; A nurses’ relationship to technology is explored; “Straight Talk” to nurses on why we need to do better; “Watch Your Back!” shares how to prevent strain and injury in the workplace; and we’ll explore nursing fatigue.

RELATED – Previous issues of CARE magazine

CARE magazine shares healthcare information for and about Alberta’s Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) such as nursing practice, regulation, interdisciplinary teams, provincial and national nursing news.

Published quarterly by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA), CARE is distributed to over 12,000 health professionals in Alberta including LPNs, LPN employers, education facilities, government, stakeholders and Canadian LPN regulators.