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CAPWHN POSITION STATEMENTS & STANDARDS

The following documents outline CAPWHN’s positions and standards on topics of importance in perinatal nursing, and help guide the organization.

JOINT POSITION STATEMENTS

Joint Position Statement on Rural Care
Joint Position Statement by Nurses and Midwives on Client-Centred Care

Guidelines for the Institutional Implementation of Developmental Neuroprotective Care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. A Joint Position Statement from the CANN, CAPWHN, NANN, and COINN

STANDARDS & GUIDELINES

The following are standards and guidelines developed by CAPWHN:

Canadian Perinatal Nursing Standards

Standards de pratique de l’infirmière en périnatalité au Canada

 

The following are standards and guidelines developed by other organizations and reviewed and/or endorsed by CAPWHN:

The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada

Registered Nurses Association of Ontario

Provincial Council for Maternal and Child Health (Ontario)

Canadian Task Force on Preventative Health Care