Category: Applicants

Study with CLPNA: Medical Language and Terminology Self-Study Course

Listen, learn and quiz your way to better understanding of medical terminology! Whether foreign-trained, a student or new graduate, or looking to refresh your medical language and terminology skills, the new self-study course available from ‘Study with CLPNA‘ is extremely valuable. A solid understanding of medical language is foundational to providing safe, competent care to clients. Medical…

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Big Success in a Small Setting – CARE Magazine

DOWNLOAD ISSUE Two Hills Health Centre is home to amazing nurses at all stages of their careers, from new grads to an LPN in her 51st year of practice. Find out why this small community is a hotspot for nursing achievement and opportunity in the Summer 2017 issue of CARE magazine. Also in this issue

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WEBINAR: The Benefits of Joining the CLPNA Mentorship Program (Jun 21)

Curious about CLPNA’s Mentorship Program? Looking for a mentor or looking to be a mentor? Discover “The Benefits of Joining the CLPNA Mentorship Program” at the upcoming webinar with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta and career development experts donnerwheeler on June 21 at 12:00pm. REGISTER for WEBINAR This one-hour webinar will provide you with an:

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A Brave New World – CARE Magazine

DOWNLOAD ISSUE “The only difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is the way we use them.” – Unknown Three medical professionals cross the globe and become Licensed Practical Nurses in Alberta in our feature story, “A Brave New World” in the Spring 2017 issue of CARE magazine. Also in this issue

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Register now for “Caring for Caregivers” Navigators Workshop in Edm, Calg

There are more than 600,000 caregivers in Alberta, many of whom face the trials and tribulations of caregiving. Caregivers devote their lives to the care of a loved one facing challenges including illness, disability or aging. It can be rewarding but also emotionally and physically draining. Ensuring that caregivers are properly supported, not only improves their…

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Latest Self-Study Courses: Infection Prevention & Control + Anaphylaxis

Two new online self-study courses are now available from ‘Study with CLPNA‘. Infection Prevention and Control Self-Study Course In healthcare settings, IPC measures are enhanced to protect more vulnerable populations from acquiring healthcare-associated infections. These types of infections can increase hospital lengths of stay, cause patient health complications and may even result in death. This…

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WEBINAR: Trauma-Informed Care (May 9)

CLPNA has partnered with Early Childhood Development Support Services (ECDSS) to present a webinar “Trauma Informed Care” on Tuesday, May 9, from 12:00 – 1:30 pm. This webinar was created exclusively for Licensed Practical Nurses. Register below!

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For National Nursing Week events, how to order LPN prizes and giveaways

National Nursing Week is coming May 8-14, 2017, and everywhere Licensed Practical Nurses will be celebrating their peers and their profession. For those parties, those luncheons, those celebratory event, nurses may order complimentary LPN-branded products from the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta. These Special Event Kits contain clever and cool items to be used as prizes…

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WEBINAR: LPNs Supporting Caregivers (April 18 or 20)

In partnership with Caregivers Alberta, the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta presents “LPNs Supporting Caregivers”, a webinar created exclusively for Licensed Practical Nurses. This presentation is designed especially for those LPNs who would like information on: The relationship between Caregivers and LPNs Understanding the role and experience of the Caregiver Strategies LPNs can…

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