The Licensing, Education, Advocacy and Practice (LEAP) program can offer you assistance with practice, mental health, substance use disorders 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:
To apply for the LEAP Program, please complete the LEAP Application and Authorization form. If you have questions about your eligibility for the program, or require a PDF Application form, please contact LEAP directly:
LEAP Program BC Nurses' Union
4060 Regent StreetBurnaby, BC V5C 6P5 604-433-2268 or firstname.lastname@example.org
After applying, a LEAP program representative will contact you to discuss your circumstances. A LEAP advocacy officer will then be assigned to work with and advocate for you throughout the process.
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