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2019 CGNA Biannual Conference coming to Alberta!

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Calgary Blog, Drayton Valley Blog, Edmonton Blog, Fort McMurray Blog, Lethbridge Blog, Provincial Blog, Red Deer Blog | 0 comments

I am extremely happy to announce that the 2019 CGNA Biannual Conference is coming to Alberta! While it was suggested that it might be coming at our education/ conference day in Red Deer in April, it was confirmed at this years' CGNA conference in Ottawa earlier this month. We have already started looking at potential locations for the conference, and will likely be looking for more volunteers soon. The conference this past year was very good, and was attended by close to 300 people from across Canada. We had a lot of positive reactions and comments from people who were excited about the possibility of coming to Alberta for the next conference! Jason...

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CLPNA Nurses Week Events

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Health System News | 2 comments

To all AGNA members: CLPNA is offering 2 webinars on May 10 in recognition of Nurses Week entitled Professional Practice of the Practical Nurse in Alberta  They will  speak to the regulatory framework of the LPN profession, professional responsibilities and scope of practice in addition to the ongoing commitment to professional development of members.  Date, time and details for registration are found below.  Sites that register may contact Glenda Tarnowski at gtarnowski@clpna.com should they wish to receive promotional items from CLPNA   Best regards Terri Woytkiw, RN, MN GNC(c) CHPCN(c) AGNA Past President You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: May 10, 2017 10:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada) Topic: Professional Practice for the Practical Nurse in Alberta Register in advance for this webinar: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/fbd3460c7abed3ae8c34be5db4a05ad8 You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: May 10, 2017 2:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada) Topic: Professional Practice for the Practical Nurse in Alberta Register in advance for this webinar:...

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Inappropriate Comment on Website Removed

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 in Provincial Blog | 0 comments

Good morning everyone Late yesterday afternoon an offensive tweet had been posted on our website. While we believe it was spam, we are taking this incident seriously. Thanks to the quick response by members, we were able to discover the post and quickly have it removed, and are looking at increasing the security features of the website. However some of you may have seen it, we apologize for anyone who may have been offended. Jason, Terri, Lynn, and Brian

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AGNA Education Day – Registration is now open!

Posted by on Mar 5, 2017 in Provincial Blog | 0 comments

Registration for our annual AGM and education is now open! Please proceed to https://www.agna.ca/36th-annual-education-day-and-agm-2017/ to register. Our Education Day "Home is Where the Heart Is" will occur at the Radisson Hotel in Red Deer on Friday, April 21. The schedule for the day is AGNA Education Day Schedule. AGNA AGM 2017 Registration Poster There is still time to submit an abstract for poster presentations if you are interested. More information is at Call for Abstracts for Posters. We look forward to seeing you there! Jason...

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Senate Committee publication on dementia

Posted by on Mar 4, 2017 in Advocacy Blog, Provincial Blog | 0 comments

The Senate has published their report on Dementia this past week with 29 recommendations. Please see the report here: Senate Committee Report on Dementia

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