PEINU Bursary Deadline Sept. 30th

PEI NURSES’ UNION BURSARY GENERAL POLICIES: 1) All PEINU members are eligible to apply for one of twenty (20) $700.00 PEINU bursaries. Preference will be given to those applicants who have not previously received a bursary from the Union. 2) Deadline for application shall be September 30th of each year. Late application or incomplete applications… (read more)

Education Fund Changes for PEINU Members

The PEINU Education Fund Committee, which is composed of both PEINU and Health PEI representatives, met recently to review the Fund’s status.  As a result of continued increased usage of the Fund by PEINU members and cost increases associated with this usage, the committee determined that the following changes would be made in order to… (read more)

PEI Critical Care & Emergency Nursing Program Information

CCENP is a part-time/online program that offers two courses to Registered Nurses on PEI who want to increase their level of knowledge and skills in either critical care or emergency nursing. It is a satellite program to the courses offered in Halifax NS through the Registered Nurses Professional Development Center (RNPDC) http://www.rnpdc.nshealth.ca.  Course offerings: Critical Care… (read more)

2014 CHIRP International Congress – Oct. 30th – Nov. 2nd

CHIRP International is holding its first annual CHIRP International Congress from October 30th to November 2nd, 2014 at the Holman Grand Hotel in Charlottetown. This year’s congress will highlight the latest treatments and research surrounding Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) – two important issues affecting millions of sufferers worldwide today…. (read more)