The College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba (CRPNM) continues to monitor COVID-19 to ensure that appropriate measures and supports are in place to protect the health and safety of our employees, volunteers, registrants, and members of the public.
Changes to our Business Operations
As we learn to live with this virus, we closely monitor the public health orders to ensure that appropriate measures, like physical distancing, are in place. Our office remains closed to visitors but you can continue to reach us by phone at (204) 888-4841 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit our Staff Directory if you would like to leave a voice message for a particular member of our team.
Accepting Documents Electronically
If you have documents to submit to the CRPNM (such as Criminal Records and Child and Adult Abuse Registry checks and identification documents) you can submit them electronically. You can find more information about the requirements for scanned or photographed documents and how to submit them here.
If you do not have a scanner, you are welcome to drop off your documents in the mail slot at the CRPNM at 1854 Portage Ave in Winnipeg or mail them to us. Please find our complete mailing address here.
Holding our Annual General Meeting Online
The CRPNM Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on June 25, 2020 via GoTo Webinar.
Online registration is required. A registration link has been sent to all CRPNM members. If you are a member of the public who wishes to attend the CRPNM’s Annual General Meeting, please e-mail email@example.com so that we can send you the registration link.
COVID-19 Resources for Health Providers
Registered Psychiatric Nurses are encouraged to review credible and reliable sources of information, daily, for updates on COVID-19 that may affect their practice.
- Shared Health’s COVID-19 webpage for health care providers
- Public Health Agency of Canada’s COVID-19 web page for health care providers
- COVID 19- Manitoba’s Restoring Safe Services Plan
Although our office will be closed, staff are working remotely and are available to support RPNs. We will continue to provide RPNs with links to recently published practice directions and other publications that may guide your practice during this time.
- Telepractice Guidelines
- Duty to Provide care
- The Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS)
If you have questions about the CRPNM practice documents, please contact the Practice Consultant/Deputy Registrar at (204) 888-4841 (ext 4).
Resources for the Public
Guidance for all Manitobans, published by the Province of Manitoba, is available here. This guidance includes information about physical distancing and self-isolation and the COVID-19 Screening Self-Assessment Tool.
Updated June 19, 2020