Regulating Registered Nurses in the Public Interest Since 1922

The College of Registered Nurses of Prince Edward Island (CRNPEI) is the regulatory body and professional association for all registered nurses and nurse practitioners in the province. Since 1922, CRNPEI has been granted the authority through the Registered Nurses Act (until 2018) and then the Regulated Health Professions Act (July 4, 2018) to regulate the profession and to advocate for healthy public policy in the public interest.

For previously registered member:  Renewal Deadline for the 2018-2019 Registration Year has passed.  If you wish to reinstate your registration please follow the process outlined under the Registration and Renewal tab above

Please Note - our website is undergoing revision -- if you are having difficulty finding something please call

What's New

Message from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for CNA's 110th Anniversary

Invitation to join the Canadian Nurses Association -- special interest group Canadian Nurses for Health and the Environment (CNHE)

CNA has contacted CRNPEI to indicate their desire to have fuller representation of the provinces and territories across Canada. At the present time there is no representation on Prince Edward Island. If any member would like to join CNHE, you are invited to contact Jennifer Morin, President of CNHE at

New Practice Directive -- A Collaboration between CRNPEI and CLPNPEI

     See Events & Resources/Resource Documents/Practice Directive: Caring for Clients Authorized to Use Medical Cannabis for details

An invitation to a celebration of a Canadian Nursing Heroine -- Georgina Pope -- Nov 1st at 7 pm

     See Celebrating the History of Nursing for details

Public Health Agency of Canada releases update to Breastfeeding of the updated Family-Centred Maternity and Newborn Care: National Guidelines

     See Events & Resources / Resource Documents for details

Diabetes Canada -- Clinical Practice Guidelines Released

     See Events & Resources/ Resource Documents for details

CRNPEI Spotlight

Happy Nurse Practitioner Week -- November 12 - 16, 2018