Regulating Registered Nurses in the Public Interest Since 1922

The Association of Registered Nurses of Prince Edward Island (ARNPEI) is the regulatory body and professional association  for all 1700 registered nurses and nurse practitioners in the province. Since 1922, ARNPEI has been granted the authority through the Registered Nurses Act to regulate the profession and to advocate for healthy public policy in the public interest.

ARNPEI Spotlight

Value of Nurse Practitioners to the Heath Care System - Studies show that NPs: involve patients in decisions about their care, improve access to primary health care, reduce pressures on the hc system, are valued and trusted by patients, and provide high-quality management of chronic illness.