2019 Canadian Community Health Nursing Professional Practice Model & Standards of Practice
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The Canadian Community Health Nursing Professional Practice
Model & Standards of Practice, has been updated in 2019. Written by Canadian community health nurses
and experts from all practice areas, this revised document defines the practice
of a registered nurse in the specialty area of community health nursing and
provides a guide for CHNs and their employers to evaluate their practice.
a) The components of the professional practice model and the graphic that describes the
structure, process and values that support the community health nurse's control
over the delivery of nursing care and the environment in which care is
b) Eight standards of
practice that represent a vision for excellence in community health
nursing. The Standards of Practice also provide a foundation for national certification
and research in community health nursing.
c) Updated Appendices,
including the glossary of terms used in the document.
Available in print copy - English only. ISBN 978-0-9733774-9-1
PDF copies in English and French will be available for purchase on release of the new Standards (cost $15)
Advance orders for PRINT COPIES will be filled/mailed as soon as available from printer.