RNAO is Ontario’s professional nursing leader. As the collective voice of 41,000, RNAO speaks out for nursing and for health across the province. Because of members, we have been able to...

Best Practice Guidelines

Revolutionizing nursing through evidence. The Best Practice Guidelines program supports nurses by providing them with the best evidence available. We strive to enhance nursing practice through...


Our policy team uses a non-profit and non-partisan nursing lens for advocacy. We focus on social determinants of health, healthy policy and creating vibrant communities to advance the health of...


    First, a big thanks to those of you who have emailed or called us this week with concerns about the levels of preparedness in your workplaces should a patient be diagnosed with the Ebola virus, and the related safety concerns for you and your health-care colleagues.

    Friday, October 17, 2014 |

    As Canadians, we value our publicly funded, not-for-profit health system, where everyone is given equal access to care. To protect this system, RNAO stands at the forefront of a movement to ban a profit-driven practice that threatens the foundation of medicare.

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 |

    UPDATE: myRNAO Membership Form is back online!

    We apologize for the inconvenience, but due to unforeseen technical difficulties this morning, RNAO's new membership portal,, is temporarily offline.

    Thursday, October 30, 2014 |