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Get Involved, Volunteer!

We are currently seeking a number of volunteer ND Examiners for our upcoming exams.

Upcoming Council Meeting April 24

Meetings are open to the public and to College Members. Please pre-register if attending as seating is limited.

Type 2 IVIT Occurrences and Reporting

All premises where intravenous infusion therapy (IVIT) procedures are performed are required to track Type 2 occurrences and report them to the College by May 1 each year.

Professional Standards

Standard and Guideline updates were approved March 6/19 for Conflict of Interest, Dual Registration, Fees & Billing, Infection Control, Record Keeping, Restricted Titles & Manipulation.

Things to KnOw

Important information to keep you informed and up to date with the College and its activities.

Updates to Standards and Guidelines

The College Executive Committee recently approved changes to a number of Standards of Practice and Guidelines that outline quality and safety expectations for services provided to patients by naturopaths. Read the changes here.

iNformeD Spring 2019

The spring 2019 issue focuses on sexual abuse information for naturopaths and patients, Registration Renewal 2019, Mandatory reporting requirements and more.

Complaints Process Infographic

Our new Complaints Process infographic outlines the course of a complaint from start to finish.

Andrew's Corner

The blog of the Registrar of the College of Naturopaths of Ontario is open to the public and members of the profession to participate in by reviewing and providing comments. Posts are listed below by topic covered.
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Empathy: Keeping the Caring in Health Care4df65a06-0973-4f9f-8141-9250b550319e4/4/2019 9:29:32 AM
Member Communications Survey Results3851789b-89c8-4452-9457-da521c9fbf643/6/2019 11:21:10 AM
Naturopaths and Vaccinations988dd669-570c-4072-a48d-d590b6b42c353/1/2019 11:00:10 AM
Pitfalls to Avoid When Joining a Practicedb22c766-901e-4414-8718-47d62b68d2892/22/2019 12:30:12 PM
Can a Member Offer Discounts to Patients?72361683-dedc-43b7-8284-41c744b6fe851/21/2019 12:49:57 PM
Who Files Complaints?f61f4942-3cc4-406b-b0e3-a0646b08a35f1/11/2019 11:37:06 AM

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