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SANP is a non-profit, volunteer-run, professional organization that supports and advances the professional interests of its membership — NPs, NP students, and nurses who have an interest in the NP practice.

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Nurse practitioner makes a difference

This aricle was provided by Mary Ann Denton and orginally publishied in the Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing Fall 2014 Newsletter.

Mary Ann Denton RN(NP) and member of SANP, was featured in the Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing Fall Newsletter. To read more about Mary Ann click here

11th Annual Saskatchewan Nurse Practitioner Conference and AGMs

April 30 – May 1, 2015
Travelodge Hotel Saskatoon
Saskatoon, SK
Health Care in the 21st Century

featuring keynote speaker

Dr. Brian Goldman,
radio show host and best‐selling author

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Nurse practitioners offer good value in health care, study says

A study funded by the Ministry of Health outlines the benefits of having nurse practitioners in hospitals and long-term care homes.

University of Western Ontario professor and researcher Tina Hurlock-Chorostecki said nurse practitioners are often the one constant for a patient in hospital. They can act as liaisons with other health professionals to ease a patient's stay, and possibly shorten it. Read More 

Government of Saskatchewan rolls out rural nurse recruiting strategy

Nurse practitioners willing to relocate to some rural communities in Saskatchewan could receive up to $40,000 over five years in incentive grants as part of a new government recruiting strategy. Read More

Manitoba offers incentive for nurse practitioners to keep it rural

The provincial government is hoping new tuition-covering grants will entice graduating nurse practitioners (NPs) to work in rural communities. Read More

Nurse practitioners leaving clinics for hospitals, higher pay

In Sudbury, and across the province, a growing number of nurse practitioners are leaving community clinics to earn higher salaries in hospitals and long-term care facilities. Read More

Supported by an unrestricted contribution by Pfizer Canada.