Canadian Institute of Health Information. (2010, Dec). Regulated nurses: Canadian trends, 2005 to 2009. Retrieved from http://secure.cihi.ca/cihiweb/products/nursing_report_2005-2009_en.pdf.
“Regulated Nurses: Canadian Trends, 2005 to 2009 draws on data from the Canadian Institute for Health Information’s Nursing Database, which covers the three regulated nursing professions in Canada: registered nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses (LPNs) and registered psychiatric nurses (RPNs). This report presents five-year workforce trends across Canada, across regulated nursing professions and across a variety of demographic, education, mobility and employment characteristics, in order to inform health human resource planning in Canada.”
The report covers the following broad areas of Canadian nursing:
- Regulated Nursing Workforce Continues to Grow;
- Regulated Nursing Workforce Across Age Groups;
- Mobility Trends of Regulated Nursing Graduates;
- Registered Nurses;
- Licensed Practical Nurses;
- Registered Psychiatric Nurses.