To optimize the role of the registered nurse through promotion of
and participation in advocacy, networking, and political action around
To collaborate with other RNAO Interest Groups, governments and
other organizations having similar mandates (e.g., Ontario Breastfeeding
Committee, AWHONN Canada, Breastfeeding Committee of Canada, Ontario
Public Health Association) to promote evidence-based practice,
participate in health promoting and educational activities.
To represent RNAO on perinatal matters.
To serve members of MCNIG through advocacy, programs, events and education.
To keep RNAO informed on issues that effect perinatal nursing.
To support RNAO/MCNIG recruitment and retention.
To elect a MCNIG representative as a voting delegate for the RNAO Annual General Meeting.
To participate and represent MCNIG in RNAO assembly meetings and report on activities through Members Voices.