Update: 2017 RNFOO Online Applications Closed
The Registered Nurses´ Foundation of Ontario (RNFOO) has announced that the applications for the 2017 RNFOO Awards and Scholarships must be submitted by January 23, 2017. Check the RNFOO website and awards brochure (links below) to confirm deadlines and eligibility requirements.
The Registered Nurses' Foundation of Ontario (RNFOO) is a charitable organization that provides financial support for nurses and nursing students in Ontario to further their educational studies, conduct nursing and health care research, and support community health initiatives. Awards and Scholarships are available for study at the certificate, undergraduate, and graduate levels. A few awards offer support for special projects that are not part of a specific academic program. This year there are more than 60 awards available, with a total value of more than $90,000.
Information about the awards process can be found on the RNFOO website. The 2017 RNFOO Awards Brochure contains details about the awards.
posted: December 30, 2016
Rehab Relay - Call for Submissions
Attention OARN Members:
Do you have a story, article, update or information that you would like to share as part of our OARN electronic newsletter?
If so, please email your submission to Sherry Daigle at email@example.com.
updated: May 30, 2011
Rehab Nursing in the News
Standards of Practice for Rehabilitation Nurses
From the introduction to the Standards of Practice booklet:
As the professional association for rehabilitation nurses, the Ontario Association
of Rehabilitation Nurses (OARN) is responsible for establishing standards for
professional rehabilitation nursing practice. ... The standards for rehabilitation nursing
practice describe a competent level of professional care and professional practice
common to all rehabilitation nurses engaged in clinical practice. The development
of nursing standards describes the responsibilities for which its practitioners are
accountable and are essential for ensuring that quality care is provided to clients.
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