Category: CLPNA AGM & Conference

Annual Awards Dinner celebrates excellence in Licensed Practical Nursing profession

  More than 350 attendees offered lively rounds of applause celebrating the achievements of the 2018 Awards of Excellence winners and nominees on May 10, 2018. The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is pleased to honour these individuals as leaders in the LPN profession, representing the diversity and dedication of the profession….

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LPNs navigate shifting reality, ripple effects, and self-care at 2018 Conference

 Watch Conference Videos More than 330 delegates attended the 2018 College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta’s (CLPNA) AGM & Conference, May 9-11, at the River Cree Resort in Edmonton. The CLPNA’s Annual General Meeting opened the event with highlights from the 2017 Annual Report, and a look forward through the 2018-2021 Strategic Plan….

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2017 Annual Report narrates accomplishments, challenges; plus 3-yr Strategic Plan

 Clear communication is necessary when working to share and advance the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta’s mandate, vision, and mission. The Council protects and serves the public through excellence in Practical Nursing. The 2017 Annual Report and 2018-2021 Strategic Plan is a snapshot of work initiated, in-progress, or completed that support CLPNA’s…

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The ultimate ‘thank you’ card. Nominations for 2018 LPN Awards of Excellence

How can you say ‘THANK YOU’ to an LPN? For their caring? Their guidance? Their expertise? Nominations are open for the 2018 LPN Awards of Excellence until February 16, 2018. LPN award recipients receive a $1000 cash prize, a commemorative crystal award, and are honoured in front of their peers by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses…

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Tickets on sale for 2018 CLPNA AGM & Conference

Knowledge and networking, fun and friends. The 2018 CLPNA AGM & Conference is ‘Shifting Reality’, aiming to prepare Alberta’s Licensed Practical Nurse and associated health professionals for changes impacting healthcare. Tickets are on sale now for the 2.5 day event on May 9 – 11, 2018 in Edmonton. Registration Info The engaging lineup includes topics…

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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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Who is your biggest fan? Nominations for non-LPN Interprofessional Award ends March 23

A DOCTOR? A director? A nurse manager? Who is the biggest fan of LPNs in your workplace?  This is your chance to have them recognized and honoured! A final one-week window has just opened for LPNs to submit a nomination for the CLPNA’s Interprofessional Development Award. Nominations accepted until Thursday, March 23 at 11:55pm (MDT). 

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Honour a Shining Star: LPN Award Nominations open until Feb 15

UPDATE (Feb 24/17) – Nominations extended to March 1, 2017.  Think about the most exemplary Licensed Practical Nurse or healthcare professional you know. That person who exceeds expectations on the job and in the community. Is this the year they deserve to be recognized?  Nominations are open for the 2017 LPN Awards of Excellence until…

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$2500 available via David King Bursary for Education diploma/certificate students

Up to $2500 is available to assist Licensed Practical Nurses taking an Education or Adult Education degree or certificate through the David King Bursary. Applicants must meet the Eligibility Criteria, including that they are CLPNA members with an Active Practice Permit and in good standing. The Bursary recipients are chosen by a Selection Committee of…

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Nurses’ Conference inspires and informs: 2017 CLPNA AGM & Conference

The excitement is palpable! Celebration70!, our 2017 CLPNA AGM & Conference, proves to be another winner from this country’s top healthcare and motivational thinkers. To top it off, Alberta’s Licensed Practical Nurses are celebrating the 70th Anniversary of our profession with a formal gala Awards Dinner and some special surprises! Over 400 Licensed Practical Nurses, Health Care…

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