NSO: Nursing Skills Online

We’re pleased to introduce Nursing Skills Online (NSO), the Region-approved online textbook for nurses. NSO can support your nursing practice and help you educate patients.

The latest evidence-based information is right at your fingertips. Just type and go to access the information you need to . . . and there’s no need to log in.

For each nursing skill, there is a patient education section. This offers a printable resource so you can pass along pertinent health information to your patients/clients/residents and their families.

Search over 1200 skills alphabetically
Need information to support your practice? The latest evidence-based information is available at your fingertips with Nursing Skills Online (NSO). Also known as “Elsevier” and “Mosby’s Nursing Skills”, NSO supports your practice and helps you educate patients.

What can you access? A quick sheet, extended text, a list of supplies you’ll need to perform a procedure, video demos, illustrations, a checklist, patient education sheets and more. Need images for your next PowerPoint? Illustrations and photos are available for some skills.


It’s not just for nurses. Other health care professionals are welcome to access NSO.


Click here to read how one health care professional uses NSO  


Access Nursing Skills Online now

Click the link above to access NSO. To add it to your favourites list, while you’re on the Nursing Skills Online home page, right click the mouse once and select, “Add to Favourites.”

Having technical difficulty?

Call the Manitoba eHealth Service Desk at 204-940-8500.

Questions about NSO?

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions

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Click here to download the NSO poster

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Click here to download the NSO flyer

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