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Disclaimer for Nurse Executive Leadership Toolkit:

The Nurse Executive Leadership toolkit is not binding on nurses or the organizations that employ them. The use of this toolkit should be flexible, and based on individual needs and local circumstances. It does not constitute a liability nor discharge from liability. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the contents at the time of publication, neither the authors nor the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO) give any guarantee as to the accuracy of the information contained in the toolkit nor accept any liability, with respect to loss, damage, injury or expense arising from any such errors or omission in the contents of this work.

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