Month: June 2022

Employment Opportunity: Communications Advisor

THE ROLE Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Communication’s Advisor’s primary focus is to manage communications that support registrants and the publics understanding of regulatory and current healthcare requirements. The Communications Advisor creates, designs, develops, tracks, and delivers registrant communications through our weekly e-newsletter, bi-annual magazine, social media, and any other applicable platforms to…

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Video: Harm Reduction – Theory and Practice

This video, presented by the AHS Harm Reduction Services Team and the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta, defines harm reduction and provides an overview of this public health approach in programs and practice. Examples of harm reduction services available in the community as well as practical strategies to use when caring for people…

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Associate Memberships to be Discontinued

In response to recent changes in legislation, the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) has completed a review of its membership types. Associate (non-practicing) membership was evaluated as part of this review and it has been determined that the CLPNA will no longer be offering this membership as of January 1, 2023. Associate…

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CARE Magazine – Long COVID: Supporting Patient Care

An LPN has an important role to play on an interprofessional team…The more an LPN knows about this new condition, the more they understand their patient and support them in getting the best care possible. Chris Burnie, AHS Post COVID Task Force The feature story, ‘Long COVID: Supporting Patient Care’, provides information on Long COVID…

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Employment Opportunity: Health Care Aide Directory Assistant

THE ROLE Reporting to the Health Care Aide Directory Coordinator, the Health Care Aide (HCA) Directory Assistant workswith a team of professionals who support the Health Care Aide Directory operational effectiveness. The HCA Directory Assistant serves as the main point of contact for processing and administering HCA Substantial Equivalent Assessment applications. Additionally, the role will…

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The CLPNA’s 2021 Annual Report

Highlights from the 2021 Annual Report are reviewed in this video presentation. The full report includes the CLPNA’s financial statements and covers an overview of the work completed in 2021. RELATED – 2022 Annual General Meeting (Video) The CLPNA regulates the Licensed Practical Nurse profession in Alberta in a manner that protects and serves the…

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