Fonds - Nurses Association of New Brunswick fonds

Title proper

Nurses Association of New Brunswick fonds

General material designation

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description

Fonds

Reference code

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Date(s)

  • 1940 - 1995 (Creation)
    Creator
    Nurses Association of New Brunswick

Physical description

16.5 m of textual records and photographs

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Name of creator

(1916-)

Administrative history

The Nurses Association of New Brunswick (NANB), the professional association of all New Brunswick nurses, was formed in 1916 with the passage of the Registered Nurses Act. By the Nurses Act of 1984, the 21-member board of directors of the NANB continues to be responsible for regulating the nursing profession in the province. The association has been referred to, on various occasions, as the New Brunswick Nurses Association and the New Brunswick Association of Registered Nurses. The NANB is a member of the Canadian Nurses Association, a national federation representing the nursing profession at the national and international levels. The president of the NANB is a voting member of the CNA board of directors. Through the CNA the NANB is represented on the International Council of Nurses and is involved in activities that influence the nursing profession throughout the world. In 2001 the Nurses Association of New Brunswick main office is located on Regent Street in Fredericton.

Custodial history

Information about the custody of these records prior to acquisition is incomplete.

Scope and content

This fonds consists of the administrative records of the Nurses Association of New Brunswick, dating from the 1940s. It contains correspondence, minutes of meetings, applications for registration, internal communiqués, certificates of recognition, legal records, and financial records, including year-end statements and information on dues, fundraising, and funding of educational and preventative health intervention programmes. There is also information on accreditation, creation of professional standards, professional examinations, professional conduct, nursing research, conferences, and symposia. The fonds also contains material relating to district and city chapters of the NANB, including those located at Bathurst, Campbellton, Chatham, Edmundston, Fredericton, Lancaster, Moncton, Newcastle, Saint John, St. Stephen, Woodstock, and Charlotte County and to various internal and external committees, notably, System Efficiencies for New Brunswick Healthcare, Editorial Advisory Committee, and Wellness in the Workplace. Also included are manuals, newsletters, bulletins, and other materials pertaining to public relations and the media.

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Arrangement

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script note

A few documents are in French.

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Some restrictions may apply.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

An inventory is available.

Associated materials

Related materials

Accruals

General note

Title is based on the contents of the fonds.

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Provincial Archives of New Brunswick

Rules or conventions

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language of description

Script of description

Sources

CANB eng

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres