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”!

Committee Workers

Executive Leaders
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Guidelines for Volunteers click here to read guidelines


RNAO Professional Liability Protection PLP and Other Benefits

RNAO Professional Liability Protection PLP
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RNAO PLP Coverage and Additional Insurance Coverage/ Benefits ... read more

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Independent Practice Nurses Interest Group IPNIG

Regular members of the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario can choose to join from over 30 interest groups. All groups listed with asterisk qualify for membership discount. See list of groups ... click here

Canadian Nurses Association CNA

Canadian Nurses' Association (CNA) membership is now optional with your RNAO Membership, for an additional cost of $62.10 per year.

IPNIG Membership Benefits

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

All Nurses are regulated by the College of Nurses of Ontario's (CNO). The Minister of Health and Long-Term Care issued a directive to the CNO requiring all nurses to have professional liability protection (PLP). Check the CNO's website to be sure you have the required liability protection for your nursing services. College of Nurses Ontario Personal Liability Protection