We acknowledge that Manitoba is on the original lands of the Dakota, Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, Dené, Inuit and Métis Nation. We acknowledge that the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba is located on Treaty One territory. We respect the Treaties that were made on these territories, and we acknowledge the harms and mistakes of the past. We dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with First Nations, Métis, and Inuit communities in a spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.

Practice Expectations for RPN(AP)s

It is the responsibility of every RPN(AP) in Manitoba to understand all practice expectations and apply them to their nursing practice, regardless of roles or practice settings. This document explains the designation as described in our governing regulations, and the standards of practice RPN(AP)s must adhere to.

Competencies for RPN(AP)s

A reference for RPNs, curriculum developers, and the public which outlines the integrated knowledge, skills, judgements, and attributes that guide RPN(AP)s in how to incorporate prescriptive authority safely, competently, and ethically into their professional practice.

Scope of Practice for RPN(AP)s

The RPN(AP) role adds to the RPN scope of practice. This guide explains how the RHPA and related regulations define the RPN(AP) role in relation to the RPN scope of practice, and outlines the Reserved Acts that qualified RPN(AP)s are permitted to perform in their professional practice.

Authorized Prescriber Employer Toolkit

A guide for employers that answers questions about the new role’s benefits, potential areas of practice, and care delivery model. The toolkit also shows you how to prepare your site/program/service for readiness, address potential HR/labour relations issues, communicate about the new role to staff, clients and stakeholders, and more.

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