This one-day workshop will be a case-based learning opportunitiy incorporating the Canadian Neonatal Nursing Competencies to help support nurses preparing to write the Canadian Neonatal Nursing Specialty Certification Exam. Upon completion of the workshop, the learner will be able to identify gaps in knowledge and areas for further study.
Workshops are open to anyone interested in the opportunity to integrate current neonatal knowledge in an interactive and engaging format but does not replace exam preparation. Participants are expected to have previously studied all exam components (Exam Blueprint and Specialty Competencies) if planning to write the exam in November 2019.
This workshop is open to anyone interested in neonatal education (do not need to be writing the exam).
NOTE: Participation in the workshop does not replace exam preparation, nor does it guarantee exam success.
COST (WORKSHOP FEE):
$50 + tax for CANN members
$60 + tax for non-members
Payable upon registration
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Refunds of registration fees, less a $20 administration fee, will be issued for cancellations received by Tuesday, September 24, 2019. No refunds will be issued after this date. If you are unable to attend, you may substitute someone in your place. All cancellation and substitution requests must be submitted in writing by email to email@example.com. Refunds will be processed after the workshop.
Joanne Doucette, BScN, MScN
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
McMaster Children's Hospital
(Health Sciences Centre)
1200 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3Z5
Travelling from the east/Toronto area: Take the Main West exit off the 403 Westbound. Turn left at the lights onto Main Street West. Turn right into the hospital and follow the signs to visitor parking.
Travelling from the west: Take the Aberdeen exit off the 403 Eastbound. Turn left onto Longwood Road and left onto Main Street West. Turn right into the hospital and follow the signs to visitor parking.
Room HSC 3W1
From the underground parking garage or main entrance, take the red elevators to the 3rd floor. The room is just off the main hallway between the red and yellow sections.
Visitor parking is available underground at the hospital.
FOOD AND SNACKS:
Available for purchase:
- Corner Cafe – main (2nd floor)
- Cafeteria and Williams – 1st floor
IMPORTANT DATES – FALL 2019
June 27 – September 30: Application window to write or renew by exam
November 1 – 15: Exam window
January 10 – November 1: Application window to renew by continuous learning
The vast majority of CNA-certified nurses renew their credential through the continuous learning option, which requires you to accumulate 100 CL hours related to your nursing practice specialty over the five-year term.
Please take the time to familiarize yourself with the activity guidelines – click here.