Webinar: Nurses in Independent Practice (Sept 14)

Independent Practice is the application of nursing knowledge, skill, and principles outside of a traditional healthcare organization or setting.

The College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA), the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA), and the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Alberta (CRPNA) are pleased to present this webinar intended to help guide nurses who currently engage in or who are considering independent or self-employed practice and the delivery of health services.

It is important to be appropriately informed and prepared prior to starting your own business as a regulated health professional.

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The following information will be covered during the presentation:

  • Scope of Practice
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Definition of Independent Practice
  • Context of Nursing Practice
  • Preparation for Independent Practice
  • Advertising
  • Liability Coverage

This webinar includes a live Q&A with CARNA, CLPNA and CRPNA representatives.

Webinar: Nurses in Independent Practice

September 14, 2020 – 12:00 – 1:00pm (MST)


A webinar is a live seminar attended using an internet-connected computer or mobile device, allowing participants in different locations to see and hear the live presentation and ask questions. Registration is required to receive the website link to the presentation and email reminders.

Unable to attend or want to watch again? This presentation will be recorded and made available on the CLPNA’s YouTube Channel.

Questions regarding registering for the webinar? Contact the CLPNA’s Professional Development Department at Ask CLPNA, profdev@clpna.com, 780-484-8886 or 1-800-661-5877 (toll-free in Alberta).