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.

How to File a Complaint

A complaint must be sent in writing. You can send it either by postal mail or email. Please sent the complaint to the attention of the CRPNM Executive Director at:

College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba
1854 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB  R3J 0G9

E-mail: crpnm@crpnm.mb.ca

Information to Include

The complainant* must state the full name of the Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) or Graduate Psychiatric Nurse  against whom a complaint is being made. The complaint must include a description of the incident or conduct in detail.

These details include:

  • what happened
  • the date(s) and time(s) at which the incident or behaviour happened
  • the names of persons involved
  • to whom the incident or behaviour was reported and when
  • any other details

 

The complaint should also include a description of:

  • any person affected by what the RPN or Graduate Psychiatric Nurse did or did not do
  • any witnesses to what happened
  • other persons who may have information about what happened

 

The person making a complaint should keep a copy of the complaint of the original sent to CRPNM.

* A person who makes a complaint against a Registered Psychiatric Nurse is called “the complainant” under the Registered Psychiatric Nurses Act.

College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba

1854 Portage Ave. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3J 0G9

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