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...


    Meet other nurse executives and engage in dynamic dialogue about the current and emerging nursing issues at the seventh-annual Nurse Executive Leadership Academy (NELA).

    Tax season is upon us. Every year, a number of members ask us, "Are RNAO fees tax deductible?"

    Despite the hard work and dedication of many correctional staff members, systemic challenges within the provincial correction system are causing premature death and negative health outcomes among incarcerated people such as onset of mental illness and worsening physical symptoms.

    It is important that Ontario’s correctional system address health inequities and meet international law on human rights.