Colleen Scanlan, RN RAc. BScN.Charlene Schiffer
IPNIG President

Colleen Scanlan

The Nursing Agency’s founder, Colleen Scanlan, RN RAc. BScN is a nurse with 38 years of experience as a health care provider.

Colleen graduated from Canadore College’s RN, Diploma in Nursing in 1980. She also graduated from Laurentian University with her Bachelor of Science Nursing Degree in 2006. Colleen has been a Certified Acupuncturist since 1996. As an avid learner, Colleen has various certificates in nursing and allied health specialities.

Colleen has worked as a Nurse for over 20 years at Sudbury General, Laurentian Hospital and the North East Mental Health Centre. She worked for 7 years with TeleHealth Ontario and performed specialized contracts with CCAC, Health Sciences North and The North Bay Parry Sound Public Health Unit. Colleen continues to operate her Acupuncture Clinic which she has owned for over 21 years.

Colleen’s Skills: Occupational Health and Infection Control Nurse, Registered Aupuncturist, Advocate for Women’s Entrepreneurs and Professional Writer

Colleen’s Specialities:
  • Pain Management and control methods and care
  • Infection Prevention and Control Consultant
  • Immunizations – flu shots and travel vaccines
  • Occupational Health Nurse – any work place
  • Telehealth and Technology – monitoring clients through telemedicine

"Doctors Dictate, Nurses Educate"