Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Speaking Notes/Submissions

Speaking Notes/Submissions

  • octobre 19, 2015

    The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) is the voluntary professional association representing registered nurses (RN), nurse practitioners (NP) and nursing students in Ontario. Our mandate involves speaking out for healthy public policy and we extend our gratitude to the Federal Expert Panel for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada for the opportunity to participate in the consultation underway.

  • octobre 19, 2015

    Dear Mayor Tory and Toronto City Council,

  • octobre 15, 2015

    Dear Anne,

    Thank you for the opportunity to respond to CNA’s request for feedback regarding the revised draft position statement “Primary Health Care”. The upcoming federal election provides a timely context to bring this issue to the forefront.

  • octobre 15, 2015

    The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) is the professional association representing registered nurses (RN), nurse practitioners (NP), and nursing students in Ontario. RNAO advocates for healthy public policy and to advance the role of nurses in enhancing the health of Ontarians. We welcome the opportunity to provide input to the Health Quality Ontario (HQO)expert panel regarding the modernization of the Healing Arts Radiation Protection Act (HARP).

    Nurse practitioners (NP) working to full scope of practice

  • octobre 5, 2015

    The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) is the professional association representing registered nurses (RN), nurse practitioners (NP) and nursing students in all settings and roles across Ontario.

    RNAO welcomes the introduction of Bill 9, which prevents backsliding on Ontario’s huge success in stopping the use of coal for electricity generation. We thank the Standing Committee on General Government for this opportunity to offer recommendations and comment on the Bill.

    RNAO’s Recommendations

  • octobre 2, 2015

    Dear Minister Naqvi,

  • septembre 28, 2015

    Dear Premier Wynne,

    The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) was pleased when last fall, you directed the Minister of Labour to: “develop a wage gap strategy that will close the gap between men and women in the context of the 21st century economy.” Given that a year has passed, RNAO requests an update on the status of this strategy and the work of the Steering Committee appointed in April.

  • septembre 23, 2015

    The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) is the professional association representing registered nurses (RN), nurse practitioners (NP) and nursing students in all settings and roles across Ontario.

    RNAO welcomes the introduction of Bill 66, which in many respects is an improvement on its predecessor, Bill 6 (2013). It represents an opportunity for Ontario to take a leading role in Great Lakes protection. We thank the Standing Committee on General Government for this opportunity to offer recommendations to strengthen environmental protection under the Bill.

  • septembre 18, 2015

    The Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) is the professional association representing registered nurses (RN), nurse practitioners (NP) and nursing students in all settings and roles across Ontario. RNAO welcomes the opportunity to modernize labour relations and employment standards legislation in light of changes in the workplace that weaken existing legislative protections for many people.

  • septembre 16, 2015

    Dear Mr. Lowes,

    Thank you for the opportunity to provide input as the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing updates Ontario's Long-Term Affordable Housing Strategy.

    Refining the Vision: Housing is a Human Right and a Key Determinant of Health