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MAY 2021

Unshakeable confidence in nursing and midwifery care


BCCNM's annual report

We are pleased to share BCCNM’s first annual report and audited financial statements for 2020.



National Nursing Week: May 10-16, 2021

On behalf of the public we serve, we want to thank B.C.’s nurses for everything they do to care for British Columbians. Your contributions make a difference to the lives of your patients, clients, and their families.

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Addressing Indigenous-specific racism with a new cultural safety and humility standard

We are collaborating with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia to draft a standard for registrants that sets expectations for providing culturally safe and humble care to Indigenous patients and clients.

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Changes to prescription pads for CDS and methadone prescribing coming in June

The Controlled Prescription Program recently completed a project to harmonize the controlled prescription duplicate pad and the methadone pad to streamline prescribing for registrants. Read on to find out how this affects prescription pad orders.

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BCCNM's first annual general meeting

We are planning to hold our first annual general meeting (AGM) at 9 a.m. on Nov. 25, 2021. More details will be shared in the months ahead.

Inquiry, Discipline, and Monitoring updates

BCCNM publishes a variety of professional conduct notices on its website. These notices include consent agreements, Discipline Committee and Inquiry Committee notices, and Inquiry and Discipline hearing notices. While all of these notices are public information, only exceptional outcomes (i.e., Inquiry Committee order, Discipline order, hearing outcome) and circumstances (i.e., discipline hearing) are highlighted in registrant newsletters.

public notices

upcoming hearings

  • None

hearings completed, awaiting decision

The college is awaiting the decision of the Discipline Committee for the following cases. These decisions will be published on our website when they are available. 

  • Laura Atcheson - This hearing was conducted from Nov. 9-10, 2020.
  • Ming Fung - This hearing was conducted on Dec. 7, 2020.
  • Maryna Byelkova - This hearing was conducted Nov. 23-27, 2020 and Jan. 8 and 22, 2021.


Victoria Day

BCCNM's office will be closed on Monday, May 24 for Victoria Day.

Due to COVID-19, our office is currently closed to walk-in traffic.





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