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Strengthening the Bond: A tri-profession forum focussed on continuity of care

On May 22-23, 2014, Provincial Council seized a unique opportunity as a body of nursing leaders. We engaged as part of a “tri-professional”, Board-to-Board forum with four other organizations representing two other professional groups: physicians and pharmacists. This was an opportunity for focused engagement with two of the professional groups that registered nurses and nurse practitioners engage with most often—to dialogue about a topic that engenders great passion in all of us: continuity of care. We know that the patient experience related to continuity of care needs to improve and we are committed to working together to address this issue.

Let’s Talk

An introduction

As CARNA chief executive officer, I depend a great deal on the expertise shared with me by provincial council, staff, health care leaders and my peers in health regulation and associations across Canada and internationally. I also would like to hear more directly from you – Alberta’s registered nurses.

The overwhelming number of emails,phone calls and letters from you in response to my open letter about renewal tells me that