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Click on the apple to learn more from NP Eileen McMahon in the May Edition of "Ask the NP".

Ontario Launches Home Care Plan

Ontario’s new plan for home and community care includes an increase to home care nursing service hours to meet the needs of patients with complex care needs. Funding for an additional 80,000 hours of nursing care is part of the 2015 Budget commitment to increase investment in home and community care by more than $750... Read more

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Happy Nursing Week 2015 from NPAO

Thank you to all nurses and Nurse Practitioners across Canada this week and on International Nurses Day- Tuesday May 12. (Florence Nightingale’s birthday). Nurses: A Force for Change: Care Effective, Cost Effective is the International Council of Nurses 2015 Campaign Check it out at: http://www/icn.ch/publications/2015-nurses-a-force-for change-care-effective-cost-effective/ Throughout the world nurses provide care effective, cost effective... Read more

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NPs can Refer directly to Specialists

Congratulations to NPs in Ontario. As of May 1, 2015 the Schedule of Benefits for physician services regarding referrals to physicians for consultation has now been amended to include a referral from a physician or a Nurse Practitioner.

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NP Julie Ann Lawrence receives Award

“A patient advocate, a care coordinator, a leader, a role model, an innovator, a teacher/mentor, a scholar.” “She consistently makes patient needs a priority.” “She is so caring to all the patients and to the families.” “She cares for her patients so much to the point where she treats them like her family.” These phrases,... Read more

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No One Left Behind by Claudia Mariano NP

A new book launching during Nursing Week May 11-17 highlights the work of NPs across Canada. “No One Left Behind” is a heartwarming collection of true stories written by NPAO member Claudia Mariano. Be part of the excitement to promote the NP role! You can follow the latest news and promotions as the launch approaches... Read more

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What is Bipolar Disorder? Ask the NP.

If you have questions about Bipolar Disorder and the possible treatment options or if you are looking for more resources, NP Cindy Pritchard provides the answers in the April 2015 edition of “Ask the NP”. Click Here for more.

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Ontario Endorses Home/Community Care Report

The government welcomes Bringing Care Home, a report from the expert group on home and community care, which includes 16 recommendations to improve patient- and family-centred care. Click Here for more.

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My Job Rocks Episode #2: Say Ahhh!

Think you have what it takes to be a Nurse Practitioner? Meet Claudia Mariano, you might just have more in common with her than you thought. http://www.myjobrocks.ca/video/?episode=S01E02 Share this video!  

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Questions about Weight Loss? Ask the NP!

Click on link for February edition of “Ask the NP”: http://npao.org/?p=12668

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