College of Registered Nurses of BC has new board chair
VANCOUVER, Oct. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Mary Kjorven, a registered nurse from Peachland, is the new board chair of the College of Registered Nurses of BC (CRNBC). Ms. Kjorven is a Clinical Nurse Specialist with Interior Health's Specialized Geriatric Program. CRNBC's board elected Ms. Kjorven for a one-year term as chair commencing September 27, 2013.
Chair: Mary Kjorven, RN (Peachland)
Vice-chair: Gwen Herrington, RN (Dawson Creek)
Catherine I. Anderson (West Vancouver)
Stephanie Buckingham, RN (Nanoose Bay)
Chilwin Cheng (Vancouver)
Teresa (Colleen) Driscoll, RN (Nelson)
Sheila Farrell, RN (Kelowna)
Anne Gavey, RN (Nanaimo)
Lorraine Grant (Prince George)
Colleen Hay, RN (Dawson Creek)
Ana-Maria Hobrough (Vancouver)
Marilyn Loewen Mauritz (Vancouver)
Pearl Pacheco, RN (Surrey)
Kath-Ann Terrett, RN (North Vancouver)
The board is composed of public members, appointed by the Minister of Health, and registrant members, elected by CRNBC registrants.
CRNBC is the regulatory body for more than 36,000 registered nurses, nurse practitioners and licensed graduate nurses in BC. We meet our public protection mandate by setting standards, supporting registered nurses to meet standards and acting if standards are not met.
SOURCE College of Registered Nurses of BCFor further information:
604.736.7331, ext. 313