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

Code

 

Rev. Date

General

About the College of Nurses
45002
 
12/2012
Annual Report  
 
07/2013
By-Laws
46005
 
12/2015
Strategic Plan 2011-2020  
 
06/2011
 
An Introduction to the Nursing Act, 1991
41064
 
06/2014
RHPA: Scope of Practice and Controlled Acts Model
41052
 
02/2015
 

Entry to Practice / Registration

Canadian Nurse Practitioner Core Competency Framework  
 
05/2010
Competencies for Entry-Level Registered Nurse practice
41037
 
01/2014
Entry-to-Practice Competencies for Ontario RPNs
41042
 
06/2014
Requisite Skills and Abilities for Nursing Practice in Ontario 41078   01/2012
 
Applications and Forms
Application for a Certificate of Registration in the Temporary Class     02/2013
 

Practice

Practice Standards
Confidentiality and Privacy - Personal Health Information
41069
 
06/2009
Decisions About Procedures and Authority
41071
 
06/2014
Documentation, Revised 2008
41001
 
06/2009
Ethics
41034
 
06/2009
Infection Prevention and Control
41002
 
06/2009
Medication
41007
 
05/2015
Nurse Practitioner
41038
 
10/2011
Professional Standards, Revised 2002
41006
 
05/2015
Restraints
41043
 
06/2009
Therapeutic Nurse-Client Relationship, Revised 2006
41033
 
05/2013
 
Practice Guidelines
Authorizing Mechanisms
41075
 
05/2015
Complementary Therapies
41021
 
06/2014
Conflict Prevention and Management
47004
 
06/2009
Consent
41020
 
11/2013
Culturally Sensitive Care
41040
 
06/2009
Directives
41019
 
06/2014
Disagreeing with the Plan of Care
41017
 
06/2009
Guidance on Nurses’ Roles in Medical Assistance in Dying
41056
 
07/2016
Independent Practice
41011
 
04/2015
Influenza Vaccinations
41053
 
06/2009
Preparing for an Influenza Pandemic
41072
 
06/2009
Refusing Assignments and Discontinuing Nursing Services
41070
 
06/2009
RN and RPN Practice: The Client, the Nurse and the Environment
41062
 
12/2011
Supporting Learners
44034
 
06/2009
Telepractice
41041
 
06/2009
Working in Different Roles
45027
 
06/2009
Working with Unregulated Care Providers
41014
 
10/2013
 
Fact Sheets
Am I Practising Nursing?
44007
 
10/2013
Developing Practice Standards and Guidelines
41046
 
06/2009
NCLEX: One step in ensuring safe care    
09/2015
 

Quality Assurance

Developing SMART Learning Goals
44047
 
01/2016
Practice Reflection Worksheet  
 
01/2014
Learning Plan Form  
 
01/2016
Learning Plan Form (Sample)  
 
01/2016
 

Professional Conduct

Addressing Complaints at the College of Nurses of Ontario
42017
 
11/2015
Disciplinary Proceedings
42010
 
09/2011
Information for Witnesses
42013
 
07/2016
Investigations
42020
 
05/2012
Mandatory Reporting
42006
 
10/2015
Professional Misconduct
42007
 
06/2014
Resolution Process: A Guide for Nurses
42018
 
06/2009
Self-Reporting Form
42012
 
09/2015
Fact Sheets      
The Health Inquiry and Fitness to Practise processes     08/2016
 

Publications

The Standard
 
 
6x/year
Here for You
 
 
1x/year
Quality Practice
 
 
4x/year

 


 

Abuse Prevention

Preventing Client Abuse
47008
 
06/2009
One is One Too Many Facilitator's Guide  
47002
 
05/2006
One is One Too Many Nurses' Workbook 
47001
 
05/2006
Page last reviewed July 25, 2016