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Upcoming Discipline Hearings: - July 25, 2019, Dr. Michael Yarish, ND - August 22, 2019, Dr. Anthony Yores, ND - September 12, 2019, Dr. Taras RODAK, ND

Upcoming Council Meeting July 31

Meetings are open to the public and College Members. Please pre-register as seating is limited. Click the title to access meeting materials.

New Ontario Clinical Sciences Exam

Registration for the August 29 Clinical Sciences Exam is now open until 5:00 pm on July 19th.

Advertising Websites and Social Media

Read the top do's and don'ts for advertising a naturopathic practice.

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. Click the title above to see the changes.

Patient Rights

NEW: Our one-page handout describes patients' rights when receiving care from a naturopath. Patients and NDs are invited to download a copy today! Disponible en francais.

iNformeD Summer 2019

This issue focuses on delegation to nurses, labs information & consultation update, new resources for NDs, and the College governance review.

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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Succession Planning to Prevent Abandoned Records695dcc70-0b86-482b-b145-5af37d712ac14/23/2019 9:27:38 AM
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

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