February

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Let Their Light Shine!

Nominate an LPN for the Awards of Excellence today! We encourage employers, supervisors, LPN colleagues, and others to submit a nomination package (includes nomination form, standards/criteria worksheet and supporting letters) by the March 3, 2014 deadline. Questions?

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Methadone Formula in B.C. Employment Opportunities

IMPORTANT: Methadone, a synthetic opioid, is used to manage opioid addiction and chronic pain. Beginning February 1, 2014, BC pharmacies will dispense methadone that is ten times the strength of the previous formula.

We are hiring a Nursing Practice Consultant, Nursing Concerns Coordinator, Inquiry Consultant, and Registration Consultant to join our organization. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a dynamic team?

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Observers at Board Meetings Did You Know?

CLPNBC Board meetings are open to the public. If you are interested in observing a board meeting, please confirm your intention for attending at least 7 business days before the meeting date.

Shelley is an LPN Team Leader in a complex care facility. John, an RN, provides clinical guidance and direction for Shelley when required. Shelley observes that Mrs. Strom is breathing rapidly. What will she do?

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Announcements & Acknowledgements

Professional Conduct Decisions

The 2013 summary decisions are now available. View them here.


Special thanks to the following for the photos used in this issue:



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