The Canadian Nurses Protective Society

The Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS®) is a not-for-profit society that offers legal advice, risk management services, legal assistance and professional liability protection related to nursing practice to eligible Registered Nurses.




Legal Issues for New Grads
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 12:00 PM EDT - 1:00 PM EDT

Have you graduated recently? Attend this webinar for a discussion on legal issues of interest to newly graduated nurses. Different issues will be presented with the opportunity for you to ask questions.

New Technology & Social Media
Thursday, October 23, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT - 1:00 PM EDT

Increasing numbers of nurses are using mobile devices and apps as tools to assist in daily clinical care. As well, the use of social media by nurses is growing. Learn about the significant legal risks involved by attending this webinar.


CNPS protection exceeds CNO's PLP requirements

For Ontario Nurses:

The College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) Council met on September 19, 2013 and approved By-law 44.4, which sets out the requirement for professional liability protection for its General, Extended, Temporary, Emergency Assignment and Special Assignment class members. The requirement will take effect on March 31, 2014.

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