College of Registered Nurses elects Peachland resident

Image Credit: Facebook

PEACHLAND - A Peachland woman is the new board chair of the College of Registered Nurses of B.C. 

Mary Kjorven is a registered nurse and a clinical nurse specialist with Interior Health's specialized geriatric program. She was elected for a one-year term, that commenced Sept. 27, 2013.

The board is composed of public members, appointed by the Minister of Health and registrant members, elected by college registrants.

One of the board's vice-chairs is Sheila Farrell, a registered nurse from Kelowna.

The College of Registered Nurses B.C. is the regulatory body for more than 36,000 registered nurses, nurse practitioners and licensed graduate nurses in BC. We meet our public protection mandate by setting standards, supporting registered nurses to meet standards and acting if standards are not met.

 

Image Credit: CRNBC


letters-to-the-editor
ALBAS: Unpacking the Cannabis Act
  OPINION Editor, Last week the Liberal Government introduced the much anticipated Marijuana legalization bill, technically known as Bill C-45 “The Cannabis Act”. First let me state that the Liberals c
mark-walker
WALKER: Inventory low in Kelowna Real estate market
  OPINION The latest numbers from the Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board (OMREB) reveal that inventory (homes on the market) remains low when compared with 2016 and 2015. This is particularly evident when looking at pr

Top News