McMaster University

McMaster University

APN Related Resources

Canadian Nurse Practitioner Initiative (CNPI)

The Canadian Nurse Practitioner Initiative provided information and recommendations for the sustained integration of nurse practitioners into Canada’s health systems.  From the CNPI page, you can access the following documents:

  • Nurse Practitioners: The Time is Now 
  • Implementation and Evaluation Toolkit for Nurse Practitioners in Canada
  • Practice & Evaluation Literature Review Report — Nurse Practitioners and Physicians in Collaboration
  • Health Human Resources Planning Simulation Model for NPs in Primary Health Care™
  • Many other reports, fact sheets, NP contacts, editorial, magazine & newspaper articles, and other resources
  • The regulation and supply of NPs in Canada

Web-based Toolkits


Nurse Practitioners

Clinical Nurse Specialists

Best Practice Guidelines

Clinical Nurse Specialist Groups

Provincial Nurse Practitioner Associations

National/International Nursing Associations

Provincial Colleges/Association of Nurses

Provincial Health Ministries

National Funding Organizations


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