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Professionals, first and foremost. All nurses are knowledge based professionals.
In Ontario, RPNs are community college graduates. After graduation, they write a national certification examination. Once they successfully complete this exam, they are registered to practice as a nurse by the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO). All nurses must renew their CNO registration annually, maintaining up-to-date skills and knowledge of current practices, to preserve their professional standing.
In 2006, the Government of Ontario created the Nursing Retention Fund (NRF) to... Read more
The College of Nurses of Ontario’s (CNO) 2016 membership statistics report... Read more