Registered Psychiatric Nurses, Partnering with People

What does the term “licensed” mean?

A person has been issued a license to practise psychiatric nursing, in accordance with the Registered Psychiatric Nurses Act, 1993. The title of “psychiatric nurse”, “registered psychiatric nurse”, and “graduate psychiatric nurse” and the abbreviations PN, RPN and GPN are protected titles.  Anyone using the in Saskatchewan who is not licensed with the RPNAS is subject to legal action.