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.



Ottawa, January 1, 2015
CNPS Announces Greater Access to Professional Liability Protection for all Canadian Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners

Effective January 5, 2015, all Canadian registered nurses and nurse practitioners will have access to services and individual professional liability protection with the Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS®).

Ottawa, January 20, 2015
CNPS partners with the BMS Group to offer you enhanced CNPS Plus business insurance coverage for your nursing practice

Nurses who own a professional corporation or nursing practice, who operate a clinic or otherwise operate a business providing nursing services generally require additional liability protection for their business, in addition to their individual professional liability protection. CNPS Plus has been re-designed with your best business interests in mind.



New Technology and Social Media
Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 2:00 PM EST - 3:00 PM EST


NP Series: Consultations and Referrals
Thursday, February 12, 2015, 12:00 PM EST - 1:00 PM EST


Legal Risk Reduction in Patient Handover
Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT - 1:00 PM EDT


The Nurse, the Chart & the Law
Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 2:00 PM EDT - 3:00 PM EDT





You can request written confirmation that you are eligible to receive CNPS' Professional Liability Protection.

Contact the CNPS at