Employment Opportunity: Regulatory Affairs Advisor

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is currently accepting resumes for this position. THE ROLE Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Regulatory Affairs Advisor provides strategic policy advice to the CLPNA on government legislative proposals and consultations. Leads the development of the CLPNA’s professions regulations and other quasi-legal documents under the…

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Employment Opportunity: Policy Advisor

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is currently accepting resumes for this position. THE ROLE Reporting to the Director of Professional Practice and Policy, the Policy Advisor supports the development of policy at the CLPNA. The Policy Advisor works within the CLPNA’s policy framework and develops evidence-informed policy documents to support the…

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Employment Opportunity: Investigator for Professional Conduct

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is currently accepting resumes for this position. THE ROLE Reporting to the Complaints Director, the Investigator conducts impartial investigations into complaints/concerns received at the CLPNA with regards to the unprofessional conduct of Licensed Practical Nurses as directed by the Complaints Director/Complaints Officer as outlined in the…

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Introducing Student Memberships for Alberta’s Practical Nurses

Applications are open! Student Membership is an opportunity for those enrolled in Alberta’s practical nursing programs to integrate their learning while keeping updated on the profession’s advances in LPN regulations and nursing guidance directly from the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). The new membership type elevates the transition from student to professional…

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Webinar: Immunization Practice & Regulation (March 15 & 30)

When providing immunization services, Alberta’s Licensed Practical Nurses must be aware of their legal responsibilities and the education needed to perform this activity. The Immunization Practice & Regulation webinar: Discusses options for education and training Outlines reporting requirements The presentation includes a LIVE Q&A with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta’s Practice Team….

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Hearing Notice: Nejaha Ahmed #37549

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta is responsible under the Health Professions Act for protecting the public from unethical, unskilled, and unsafe nursing practice. Under this authority, some complaints of unprofessional conduct result in a formal Hearing before a Hearing Tribunal, consisting of LPNs appointed by Council and public members appointed by government….

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Video: Immunization Practice & Regulation

In order to administer vaccines, Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) must have the knowledge, skill, judgment, and competencies related to immunization to practice safely. Additionally, the Government of Alberta’s Immunization Regulation gives all health professionals in Alberta, including LPNs, legal responsibilities regarding immunizations to better protect the public. Learn about these requirements, as well as the expectations on LPNs…

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Director of Communications Position (1-year)

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is currently accepting applications for a Director of Communications for a one-year, interim position. Applications will be accepted until January 28, 2021.

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Webinar: Caregiver-Centered Care – Education for LPNs (Feb 16 & 18)

Did you know that 1 in 4 Canadians are family caregivers? A family caregiver is broadly defined as any person who takes on a generally unpaid caring role providing emotional, physical, or practical support in response to an illness, disability, or age-related needs. Research has shown that well-supported family caregivers provide better care for their…

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Hearing Notice: Tatyana Collins #34148

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta is responsible under the Health Professions Act for protecting the public from unethical, unskilled, and unsafe nursing practice. Under this authority, some complaints of unprofessional conduct result in a formal Hearing before a Hearing Tribunal, consisting of LPNs appointed by Council and public members appointed by government….

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