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April 2015 Vol. 2 Issue #4
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5 reasons to participate
  1. You will learn about the legal principles, regulations and standards, which govern your practice.
  2. The 2015 Jurisprudence Pilot Project is free. In 2016 you may have to pay a fee.
  3. You might win a big prize such as a tablet, a smart watch, a fitness monitor, free registration in 2016 or a spa day.
  4. You won’t have to do the Jurisprudence Exam again until 2017.
  5. When you successfully complete the Jurisprudence Exam, you will get a digital badge, which you can post to social media and share with your employer, colleagues and friends.
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where's the public registry? call for resolutions

We've made it more accessible! The Public Registry has a new home. You can access the registry at the top of any CLPNBC page instead of just the front page.

CLPNBC's 2015 AGM will be held on Thursday, June 4, 2015. CLPNBC invites LPNs who wish to present a resolution at the AGM to submit the Resolution package by April 5, 2015.

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You are an LPN supervisor working for a home care agency. You work with health care assistants (HCAs). Which answer best describes your responsibility when assigning client care to an HCA?

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Please select an option:

  1. After determining the assigned activity is within the HCA’s job description, document the care the HCA provides..
  2. After reviewing the client’s plan of care, identify activities that could be assigned to the HCA and provide ongoing support.
  3. It is not within LPN Scope of Practice to assign care to HCAs, therefore the responsibility lies with the employer.
  4. Assign all responsibility for client care to the HCA and teach the client how to instruct and supervise the HCA.

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LPN awards of excellence board elections

Only 1 day left to submit nominations for the 2015 LPN Awards of Excellence! The deadline to submit a nomination is Friday, April 3, 2015.

Elections will be held in District 1, 2, 3 and 4 this year. The 2015 nomination package will be available from our website before May 20th. All nominations must be submitted by 4:00pm on June 19th.

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

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


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