Category: Videos

TV Ads share LPN passion about art and science of caring

“What makes me passionate about nursing is the art and science of caring.” – Donna-Lee Wowk, LPN & Practical Nurse Educator CTV Two television is broadcasting two new ads filmed this summer with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta. Filmed on location in Drayton Valley, the :30 and one minute ads are part of…

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Latest on Diabetes in Educational Video by Barb Bancroft

Diabetes and pre-diabetes has reached epic proportions in the Canada. Who’s at risk? And are you up-to-date in your understanding of assessment and current drug management for diabetes? The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta and Barb Bancroft are pleased to present a new educational video on “Diabetes and Health Assessment” (above). This 90 minute video covers the…

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Trauma-Informed Care for LPNs by ECDSS now on VIDEO

The consequences of trauma are far reaching and can be directly or indirectly linked to mental illness, addictions, chronic disease, suicide, and overall, a failure to thrive. The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta recently partnered with Early Childhood Development Support Services to host a professional development webinar focusing on Trauma Informed Care, which is now…

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Workplace Bullying: Things Need to Change

Many healthcare professionals face workplace bullying and the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is eager to bring practical solutions to address this serious issue. To help bring an end to co-worker abuse, the CLPNA partnered with Alberta Health Services and hosted a one-hour webinar on February 22, 2017, which is now a…

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Sharing the competent, committed, care of Licensed Practical Nurses with Albertans

Who are Licensed Practical Nurses? The voices of five dedicated Licensed Practical Nurses can be heard in our latest public service announcements on GlobalTV, HUTV, CTV Digital and an Alberta-wide radio campaign in December through January. Licensed Practical Nurses are the second-largest regulated nursing profession in Alberta and Canada, after registered nurses. In 2016, there are over…

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“Things Need to Change” with co-worker abuse: Alberta Health Regulators

In our workplaces, co-worker abuse is often the elephant in the room. It’s something people acknowledge is happening but they are often not properly equipped to deal with the issues in the right way. Today, the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) and four other Alberta health regulators launched information and tools to…

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LPN progress highlighted in CLPNA’s 2014 Annual Report

The role of the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is to act in the public interest by ensuring the care Albertans receive from Licensed Practical Nurses is safe, competent, ethical and relevant. The Annual Report presents the highlights as the CLPNA honoured this commitment in 2014. Improvements continue in all key areas…

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Webinar: Making 2015 Registration Renewal & Continuing Competency Program Easy

Walk-through the 2015 Registration Renewal process, especially as it relates to the Continuing Competency Program (CCP), at our upcoming webinar scheduled for multiple dates in October and November: “Making 2015 Registration Renewal & Continuing Competency Program Easy”. Sign up for the webinar to hear and gets answers about: How to complete Registration Renewal How to…

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Video: LPNs in Leadership Roles – Supervising Health Care Aides

Licensed Practical Nurses working in continuing care, supportive living, and home care positions may find the latest video from our Practice Department especially applicable: WATCH – VIDEO: Professional Practice for Licensed Practical Nurses in Leadership Roles – Supervising Health Care Aides The CLPNA also strongly recommends every LPN become familiar with and use the following…

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