How to Join...

1.   Go to RNAO Membership page.  
2.  To register or renew click here
3.  Mark your RNAO registration that you want to join Independent Practice Nurses Interest Group (IPNIG). Note: You may join more then one Interest Group. 
4.  Pay the RNAO fee, plus the fee for Independent Practice Nurses Interest Group.

Registered Nurses $35
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FREE for Students

Volunteers Needed!

IPNIG Members–Ask yourself... “Should I become involved in IPNIG Leadership Work?” The answer is definitely “YES”!


IPNIG committee work ... more


IPNIG Executive ... more

Guidelines for Volunteers. click here to read guidelines


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Special Notice to IPNIG Members
Canadian Nurses Association Fee

Canadian Nurses' Association (CNA) membership is now optional with your RNAO Membership, for an additional cost of $62.09 per year.


Let us know the name of the new member you recruited...


RNAO /IPNIG Membership Benefits for Independent Private Practice Nurses

Dear Independent Practice Nurse Colleagues,

I am writing you today as an experienced registered nurse in private practice that specializes in health needs gap analysis of the insurance and the legal industry catastrophic and non-catastrophic injuries, for client maximum medical recovery  It is my experience that every self-employed Nurse requires the right support systems to practice. So on behalf of all independent practice nurses group, I asked RNAO to detail their many membership benefits.
Please read how RNAO and IPNIG membership can support your practice and protect you as a professional.

Click on the blue color links to view a host of benefits ranging from specialty certification, legal protection, continuous learning and professional development, networking opportunities, financial savings and a "voice" to speak out for improvements in health care system and nursing policy...  more

Professional Liability Protection Requirement

June's issue of the College of Nurses of Ontario's (CNO) Standard magazine conveyed a very important message to all nurses. The Minister of Health and Long-Term Care issued a directive to the CNO requiring all nurses to have professional liability protection (PLP) ... more

RNAO membership satisfies the College of Nurses of Ontario's proposed by-law requirement for professional liability protection (PLP). Are you sure you're covered?

IPNIG Members:
Do you have the the right insurance coverage?

The Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS) has new and enhanced services for RNAO members. These enhancements include increased liability protection, an early intervention program and a pre-contractual review service. ... more

Email IPNIG ( your questions and we'll try to find the answers for you.

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