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    WHY JOIN: Membership in CNIA allows you as a member to learn, share through a strong diverse membership network and influence national/jurisdictional informatics activities that will help boost nursing competencies, theory, and practice of informatics on the national level. Affiliated with COACH.

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The Voice for Nursing Informatics in Canada

The Canadian Nursing Informatics Association (CNIA) exists to help nurses across Canada to learn, share, research, and create informatics-related projects and experiences that can help to boost the competencies, theory, and practice of informatics on a national level.

The mission of the CNIA is to be the voice for Nursing Informatics in Canada. Recognizing the importance of the work the CNIA is undertaking, the Canadian Nurses Association has granted Associate Group status to the CNIA. The CNIA is also affiliated with COACH and the IMIA-SIGNI.

CNIA Conference Day

May 31 2015

CNIA conference day being planned for Sunday May 31st, 2015

Details coming soon.

2015 CNIA Annual AGM

June 03 2013

The CNIA AGM is held during COACH eHealth. Next year’s COACH eHealth 2015 conference is in Toronto from May 31st – June 3rd 2015. CNIA AGM details will be announced late in 2014.

Endorsed Initiatives



The Canadian Nursing Informatics Association is pleased to announce the unanimous Board decision to recommend the inaugural CNIA Endorsement be awarded to the C-HOBIC Project as a model for documenting standardized clinical outcomes reflective of nursing practice in Canada. CHOBIC has made substantial contributions to Canadian nursing documentation and practice and CNIA recognizes this accomplishment […]

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The Canadian Nurses Association is revising the Framework for the Practice of Registered Nurses in Canada to ensure its relevancy and currency in light of [ … ]

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Invitation for IMIA NI SIG Canadian Representative Applications

COACH, the Canadian member of the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA), jointly with the Canadian Nursing Informatics Association (CNIA), invites applications for the appointed representative [ … ]

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NEW Dr. Kathryn J Hannah Nursing Informatics Scholarship

The Canadian Nursing Informatics community and the Canadian Nurses Foundation are partnering to establish the NEW Dr. Kathryn J Hannah Nursing Informatics Scholarship.  Kathryn is a true [ … ]

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