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College News & Events

New Assessment Service evaluates competence of Internationally Educated Health Practitioners

January 4, 2017 marks the launch of the Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS), a new assessment service that evaluates the competence of internationally educated health practitioners (IEPs) applying to register in British Columbia.

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Posted: January 05, 2017

Substance Use Disorder in Nursing

Did you know that stressors such as family conflict, holiday parties and increased working hours to cover holiday absences can result in a higher increase in relapse for nurses in recovery from Substance Use Disorders? 

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Posted: December 01, 2016

CLPNBC account security

We have recently heard from several LPNs that they appear to have been targets of a type of fraud, which manipulates people into giving up confidential information. Such manipulation enables criminals to gain access to your passwords or bank information, or install malicious software to control your computer. The reports we have recei...  Read More >

Posted: November 04, 2016

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