We are committed to supporting you during this difficult time of COVID-19 by ensuring you're staying informed and consulting credible resources. Explore the various resources in our award-winning COVID-19 Portal below.
COVID-19 Press Room
RNAO has been actively engaged with the media since the onset of the pandemic. Please visit our Press Room for our media releases and advisories, media conferences, and media hits related to COVID-19.
COVID-19 vaccine information and resources
RNAO is committed to providing members and non-members with credible COVID-19 vaccine information and resources. RNAO is participating in a collective effort to develop a comprehensive information resource on COVID-19 vaccines. To see the page, go to the Centre for Effective Practice.
RNAO has various webinars related to COVID-19, including our ongoing COVID-19 Webinar Series, LTC NP webinars and our Indigenous focused webinars.
RNAO's advice for reopening schools in Ontario
RNAO offers advice on Ontario's plan for school reopening to ensure the safe return for two million students and 160,000 teachers in the province including the critical role of the public health nurse.
Fight the flu
Since this year’s flu season coincides with COVID-19, RNAO is committed to keeping you informed with credible resources to help you protect yourself, your family and the communities you serve as health-care providers.
In the midst of Ontario’s worse nursing crisis, thousands of internationally educated nurses (IEN) living in Ontario remain unable to practise as their applications with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) languish for years. RNAO has called on the CNO to immediately address the backlog of more than 20,000 IEN applications eager to join Ontario’s workforce at a time of dire need.
Social media advocacy
ECCO 3.0: Enhancing Community Care for Ontarians
Enhancing Community Care for Ontarians (ECCO) calls on the government and health system partners to strengthen community care and anchor the health system in primary care to better meet the health needs of all Ontario residents.
RNAO and Canada's Speech from the Throne
RNAO urges Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to take action to address the long-standing profound inequities causing harm and death during COVID-19, as well as to reinstate Canada's Chief Nurse Officer Role, as he delivers his Speech from the Throne.