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NDs who just finished reporting their CE credits in September (Group II) should send us their updated photo by November 28 by mail.

College Reports New

The 18/19 Annual Report is now available in English and French.

ND Survey University of Guelph

ND Survey – University of Guelph: On October 29, naturopaths in Ontario and other provinces were contacted by University of Guelph researcher ... Read more.

Standard of Practice for IVIT

The registration for the IVIT Examination will open on October 21, 9 a.m. and close on November 8th, 5 p.m.

Things to KnOw

Important information to keep you informed and up to date with the College and its activities.

iNformeD Fall 2019

This issue focuses on a complaint scenario to do with medical devices, Social media tips for NDs, Exams FAQs, a recent Discipline outcome, the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, and much more.

Updates to Standards and Guidelines

The College Executive Committee recently approved changes to a number of Standards of Practice and Guidelines that outline quality and safety expectations for services provided to patients by naturopaths. Click the title above to see the changes.

Complaints Process Infographic

Our new Complaints Process infographic outlines the course of a complaint from start to finish.

Registration Renewal 2019

Important information about the Payment Plan Program.

Andrew's Corner

The blog of the Registrar of the College of Naturopaths of Ontario is open to the public and members of the profession to participate in by reviewing and providing comments. Posts are listed below by topic covered.
Document Name
6 Tips to Avoid Insurance Related Complaints8ab48d5d-28d7-4e7b-ab86-3b659a4d9cc410/18/2019 1:56:55 PM
7 Tips for Using Electronic Records in Your Practiceeff5bebd-bdf8-41a9-a780-0a1ce5bdd7ec8/14/2019 10:26:13 AM
Medical Devices98d77dc8-c37e-41b5-bc30-d4275b80be1c6/27/2019 11:40:51 AM
Patients Want to Know Their Rightsefe1b0f2-0060-4fef-8983-1176cb8a7dda6/21/2019 11:32:02 AM
8 Social Media Tips for NDs [infographic]1c0f305d-7430-48f8-9a25-4a2c39c452d66/5/2019 2:50:31 PM
Succession Planning to Prevent Abandoned Records695dcc70-0b86-482b-b145-5af37d712ac14/23/2019 9:27:38 AM

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