Category: Awards

Award Nominations open for LPNs, LPN-supporters

Honour a shining star in your workplace by nominating them for an Award of Excellence. There are three Awards available for Licensed Practical Nurses and one for supportive non-LPN health care leaders in Alberta. LPN award recipients receive a $1000 cash prize, a commemorative crystal award, and are honoured by the College of Licensed Practical…

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LPN Award Winners celebrate nursing excellence & diversity

A tremendous group of nurses were showered with applause by their peers at the annual CLPNA Awards Dinner on April 30. All of the nominees and the winners of this year’s LPN Awards of Excellence are truly something special, and represent all the diversity and dedication of their professions. The College of Licensed Practical Nurses…

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Bursary available for LPNs taking Bachelor’s degrees

(The Application Deadline has closed for this Bursary. Thank you for your interest.) Up to $5000 in bursary funds is available to help Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) taking a Bachelor’s degree to enhance their LPN role. The annual David King Education Bursary assists in covering tuition, books and materials for degrees such as a Bachelors…

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Honour a shining star: LPN Awards of Excellence

Recognize a shining star in your workplace by nominating them for an Award of Excellence. There are three Awards available for Licensed Practical Nurses and one for supportive non-LPN health care leaders in Alberta. LPN award recipients receive a $1000 cash prize, a commemorative crystal award, and are honoured by the College of Licensed Practical…

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Learn by Heart: LPNs pioneer an Education Coach role – CARE Magazine

Nursing mentorship and teamwork help build a ‘magnet’ unit at Red Deer Regional Hospital’s Unit 31 with Licensed Practical Nurses relishing their role as Nurse Education Coaches. Explore this and so much more in the Summer issue of CARE Magazine. Included: More about CLPNA’s ten-year Strategic Plan; LPN Awards of Excellence celebrate the best in…

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2014 LPN Awards of Excellence winners and nominees

Diverse in background but united in spirit, this year’s nominees and recipient of the 2014 LPN Awards of Excellence represent the best the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and associated health professions have to offer. These special nurses were celebrated during the Awards Dinner on May 1 in Edmonton at the annual Conference of the College…

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CLPNA Conference “explores wellness” through education, fun!

“Explore Wellness” at the next annual Conference and Annual General Meeting for the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) coming April 30 – May 2, 2014. More than 400 Licensed Practical Nurses, health care professionals, managers and employers will be challenged to focus on patient centered care by becoming more attuned to the…

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LPN Award Nominations closing Feb 28

There’s no time to hesitate! Nominations for three LPN Awards and one non-LPN Award are being accepted until February 28, 2014 for the annual LPN Awards of Excellence. LPN award recipients receive $1000 and a commemorative crystal award. Award nominees and recipients will be honoured by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA)…

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Bursary Funds Available for LPNs taking Bachelor’s Degrees

Up to $5000 in bursary funds is available to Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) enrolled in Bachelor’s degree programs. The annual David King Education Bursary assists in covering tuition, books and materials for degrees that enhance the LPN role. RELATED – David King Bursary Application Form Application Deadline – February 28, 2014 Eligible applicants must reside…

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