College Documents

The following is a list of practice standards, practice guidelines, forms and other publications available from the College of Nurses of Ontario.

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Document Title


Rev. Date

About the College of Nurses 45002 12/2016
Annual Report 45006 07/2018
By-Laws 46005 03/2019
Strategic Plan 2011-2020   06/2011
An Introduction to the Nursing Act, 1991 41064 03/2018
RHPA: Scope of Practice and Controlled Acts Model 41052 02/2018
Fact Sheets
NCLEX: One step in ensuring safe care     10/2016
Quality Assurance
Developing SMART Learning Goals 44047   01/2019

Changes are coming to QA! New self-assessment tools will be available in the new year.
Check back often.

Professional Conduct
Addressing Complaints at the College of Nurses of Ontario 42017   10/2018
Disciplinary Proceedings 42010   07/2018
Information for Witnesses 42013   07/2016
Mandatory Reporting 42006   10/2018
Professional Misconduct 42007   04/2019
Resolving Complaints: A guide for nurses 42018   06/2017
Self-Reporting Form 42012   09/2015
Investigations: A process guide 42020   10/2017
Reporting Form     11/2018
Fact Sheets      
The Health Inquiry and Fitness to Practise processes  42008   08/2016
Discipline Orders 49000   03/2018
Remediation programs 49020   08/2017
The Standard     12x/year
Here for You     1x/year
Quality Practice     4x/year
Abuse Prevention
Preventing Client Abuse 47008   02/2011
One is One Too Many Facilitator's Guide   47002   05/2006
One is One Too Many Nurses' Workbook  47001   05/2006
Page last reviewed November 08, 2019