Camosun Nursing Student Collective
1. Call to order 730, Monday, September 24, 2018, Fisher Building, Room 310
2. Roll-call/introductions, check-ins
Tory, Michelle, Siobhan Joanne, Natasha, Philip, Aditi, Nicky, Brooke, Andrew, Sarah, Jackie, Kennedy, Jade, Kendra
3. Adopt agenda/suggest additions
All collective belongings are now in the Richmond building in CCSS office (on a shelf) – contact tory if you need to access.
Nurses week November 20th to 26th
Tory suggested putting boarder on board in nursing lounge to outline CNSC space
Andrew has looked into print shop to have a laminated boarder printed and info cards
Tory touched base with Evan & Darlaine about who holds official positions in regards to getting feedback from us
Natasha attended meeting with faculty about nursing curriculum, needs for 1stand 3rdyear representative. No further information at this time.
4. Unfinished business:
a. Bake Sale
i. Date, time, location details
Aditi noted date of November 20th0900-1600, patient care center (PCC) at jubilee
Andrew discussed putting up posters in PCC prior to bake sale for advertisement
ii. Sign up sheets for baking, selling
Tory handed out sign up sheet (sign up for baking, selling and advertising), will communicate online with those who have signed up and given email address
iii. Additional task delegation
Not at this time, will address next meeting if needed
b. Paint (Plant) Nite
i. Discuss possible time frame
Natasha is still in collaboration with plant nite to sort out details and estimated date (Dec 20, 27 or January 3)
ii. Task delegation
Tory passed out sign up sheet for helping in any aspect of the paint/plant night
5. New Business
a. Naloxone Training
i. Task force
Tory passed out sign up sheet
Jade volunteered as being the representative in organizing naloxone event
Siobhan discussed details of last year’s naloxone event to Jade
Tory will be in touch with Jade in regards to event details
Collective discussed doing the “by donation” of goods again, will go forward with doing this again this year.
b. “Nursing Speed Dating” Event
i. Task force
Tory passed out sign up sheet
Tory discussed what this event would look like. Going around and meeting with different nurses from different areas & specialties to have more insight as to what they do & ask questions about their area of nursing.
Tory suggested bringing to next meeting a list of nurses, if anyone knows of nurses that would be good for this event, please recruit. Will set date at next meeting.
Natasha discussed potential round tables and have nurses/instructor move rather than students. Will discuss details at a later time.
i. How, when, where to advertise available positions
Tory opened floor to ideas of advertising/making students aware of what is available.
Joanne touched on having official certificates possibly signed by faculty for portfolios. Eligibility discussed.
Tory discussed potentially advertising these positions on social media, one a week on facebook page.
Joanne suggested using the board in nursing lounge for advertisement.
ACTION - Andrew to post to Facebook and on board in nursing lounge.
ii. Set date for submission of statements of interest
Tory set deadline for October 28th, with the hope to decide on October 29thmeeting and transition roles in the following month.
i. Andrew contacted BCCNP to find out expectations of students. Students can apply for internships through website. Website is up and running.
ii. Tory suggested posting information around internship on blog.
b. ARNBC (NNPBC)
i. Joanne still needs to meet with Allison, NNPBC now includes LPN, faculty liaison is Paula Littlejohn.
i. Kendra discussed conference and different subjects that were covered.
ii. Kendra encourages student to attend next conference on November 30th. When applying look at what the conference is about and incorporate into application.
iii. Tory suggested posting notes from conference to blog on website and advertising November 30thconference. ACTION - will follow up with an email.
i. Aditi discussed details of western regional conference in Regina on October 26-28th, which she will be attending.
i. Budget has been submitted, will know if it has been approved or not. Will be posted to website.
8. Next Meeting, Monday, October 15, 0730-0820, Fisher Building, Rm 310
9. Adjournment 820.