May/June 2019
RNAO members began their 94th Annual General Meeting (AGM) by listening to the soaring voices and rhythmic drumming of contemporary Indigenous performers at the opening ceremonies...
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We take a look at some of the ways nurses celebrated the profession in May, and raised awareness of the important work of RNs, NPs and nursing students…
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As a child, Connie Cameron was inspired by the nurses who cared for her, and says they are...
Judie Surridge
RN Profile
Retired primary care RN Judie Surridge, 69, still remembers many of the patients and families she assisted during her nursing career. She recounts her experience helping a refugee in 2001 through her…
Illustration of inmate receiving help
In the End
In 1989, i started working at a community detention centre as a correctional nurse. Up to then, I had 11 years of nursing experience, most of it in occupational health. Nothing prepared me for what I…
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Thirty-nine year old nurse practitioner (NP) Stella Cruz has been alive almost as long as NPs have worked in Ontario. Her path, and that of other NPs, has been propelled by...