Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario

Promoting Health

  • Promoting health is a key competency of all nurses.
  • Nurses promote health by advocating for healthy public policy and use their knowledge and expertise to promote health literacy with individual clients, families, groups and communities
  • Nurses engaged in promoting health and facilitating client centred learning have a key teaching/educational role that is based upon sound educational theory.
Facilitating Client Centred Learning
Background Information