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Registration is now open for OPANA's 2014 Fall Workshop
Come join us! We have the following positions available: Director of AV Graphics/Printing/Distribution Northeastern Ontario Regional Di
OPANA is offering one $500.00 bursary per region to members who successfully complete the Canadian Nurses Association Certification for PeriAnesthes
|"NOTICE: Standards order delivery time update"|
To all those interested in purchasing a copy of the OPANA Standards of PeriAnesthesia Nursing Practice, please note that orders will take 4-6 weeks fo
|"PeriAnaesthesia Review Course"|
- Date: Mar 7 2015... click for details
- Location: Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 155 College St., Toronto, ON
The Ontario PeriAnesthesia Nurses Association is a professional association for nurses involved in the care of clients who will shortly be, presently are or have just recently been under the influence of a sedative or anesthetic agent.
Nurses of the Ontario PeriAnesthesia Nursing Association are leaders in providing compassionate, high quality care focusing on the unique needs of patients and their families throughout their PeriAnesthesia journey until they are well on their way to the Road to Recovery.
Perianesthesia nursing is considered a specialty area of nursing practice and our association has taken responsibility to define the scope of perianesthesia nursing practice.
Nursing roles include patient care, education, administration, management, consultation, advocacy and research. Our nursing practice is comprised of nursing processes, decision making, critical thinking and inquiry.