about the Canadian Association of Paediatric Nurses
Promoting Specialized Knowledge and exchange
Standard I: Supporting and Partnering with the Child and their Family
Standard II: Advocating for Equitable Access and the Rights of Children and their Family
Standard III: Delivering Developmentally Appropriate Care
Standard IV: Creating a Child & Family Friendly Environment
Standard V: Enabling Successful Transitions within the plan of care and between health care professionals and institutions.
CAPN hopes to inspire the paediatric nursing community across Canada to join and help to build our Association.
With the support of more than 7,000 paediatric nurses, the Association has the potential to develop a powerful voice for children's health care and a significant leadership role for nursing standards and training.
CAPN strives to form partnerships with like minded health care professionals and organizations.
CAPN advocates for child and family focused care.
Paediatric nurses are a critical link in the plan of care, and are often the key health care professional on duty to ensure patient safety.