The Licensing, Education, Advocacy and Practice (LEAP) program can offer you assistance with practice, mental health, addiction and other issues.
LEAP provides funding for independent medical and competency assessments and will represent you throughout the complaint resolution process.
LEAP services include:
All LPNs, RNs and RPNs who are BCNU members are eligible to apply for LEAP advocacy and expense coverage.
If you answer 'yes' to any of the following statements, or if you're unsure, please contact the LEAP program as soon as possible:
If your circumstances are addictions-related, please complete the
application form. For all other situations, please use this
form to apply. Completed forms should be returned to the LEAP program by fax or email. You may also contact LEAP directly at:
LEAP Program BC Nurses' Union
4060 Regent StreetBurnaby, BC V5C 6P5 604-433-2268 (loc. 2190) or firstname.lastname@example.org
After applying, a LEAP program officer will contact you, review your file and provide feedback. The LEAP advocacy officer will work and advocate with you throughout the process.
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