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Organizations Requesting Influenza Vaccine 2014/15 [...]

This is an important message for flu shot programs. Application period is June 4 – July 11, 2014. The annual prequalification package for the 2014/2015 Universal Influenza Immunization Program (UIIP) is now available. Vaccine will not be issued unless the forms are: · Filled out correctly, · Every question on their form is answered, · Remember to INITIAL bottom of EACH page. Please access the prequalification package online [...]

Guide to OHSA Requirements for Basic Awareness Training

Some exemption from taking a supervisor awareness training program can apply.  The following is an extract of the exemption from taking a supervisor awareness training program from Page 11-12 of the "Guide to OHSA Requirements for Basic Awareness Training.  The Exemptions read as follows: • A supervisor is exempt from taking a supervisor awareness training program if he or she: • took a previous awareness training program for [...]

National Immunization Committee

To learn about the work needed to maintain the elimination status for measles and rubella; read a summary of recommendations of the Canadian Immunization Committee to expand human papillomavirus vaccine programs to young males and other high-risk groups; link to summaries of recommendations on pertussis vaccine by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization; and see how clinical care and public health work best together to detect unexpected [...]

2014 Membership Forms & Insurance Application

The 2014 Membership form and Insurance Application is now available for download on this website. If you are a Registered Nurse in Canada you are eligible to join OOHNA as a member and apply for our comprehensive professional liability insurance coverage which will cover you 24/7 whether at work or volunteering as an RN. You do not have to be an Occupational Health Nurse to take advantage of our plan.  Don’t be under-insured – protect [...]

CNO By-Law on Professional Liability Insurance Passed

In June Council approved the publication and circulation of a proposed new Article 44.4 requiring all members of the General, Extended, Temporary, Special Assignment and Emergency Assignment classes to maintain Professional Liability Protection (PLP). The proposed by-law specified a variety of options for members to obtain PLP coverage including employer coverage, membership in an association or private insurance. It also specified the coverage [...]