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26 Jun, 2017, 10:47 ET Journal of Emergency Nursing Study Underscores Need for Education and Training to Successfully Identify and Treat Human Trafficking Victims

Healthcare professionals are in a unique position to identify and rescue victims of human trafficking. Nearly 88 percent of them seek...


02 May, 2017, 09:30 ET Emergency Nurses Association Wins 2017 Gold Circle Award for Excellence in Membership Rebranding

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) today announced it has been recognized by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) with a 2017...


01 May, 2017, 09:30 ET Emergency Nurses Association Members Descend on Capitol Hill to Fight for Better Emergency Care

More than 125 Emergency Nurses Association members will visit Capitol Hill this week advocating for legislation that directly impacts emergency...


04 Jan, 2017, 11:49 ET Karen K. Wiley, MSN, RN, CEN, Takes Office as Emergency Nurses Association President

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) today announced Karen K. Wiley, MSN, RN, CEN, began her one-year term as president of ENA, the premier...


31 Mar, 2014, 21:04 ET Idaho Becomes 30th State to Make Battery against Emergency Nurses a Felony

The Emergency Nurses Association commended Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter for signing into law a bill that makes it a felony to assault or batter...


04 Feb, 2014, 16:04 ET Study: Change of Culture, Increased Training Needed to Reduce Violence Against Emergency Nurses

Emergency Nurses Association launched rare qualitative study  A qualitative study on assaults on emergency nurses sponsored by the...


17 Jan, 2014, 16:25 ET Emergency Nurses Association Applauds Funding for Emergency Care Programs

2014 Omnibus Spending Bill Contains ENA Priorities The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) applauds the U.S. Senate for approving an omnibus...


10 Jan, 2014, 14:32 ET Emergency Nurses Association Applauds House for Passage of Legislation to Fund Poison Control Centers

The Emergency Nurses Association applauds the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 3527, the Poison Center Network Act, by a vote of 388-18....


31 Dec, 2013, 16:00 ET Emergency Nurses Association Commends Inclusion of Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Provision in NDAA

The Emergency Nurses Association congratulates the House of Representatives and Senate for including language in the National Defense...


17 Dec, 2013, 18:14 ET Emergency Nurses Association Launches NEW Online Geriatric Emergency Nursing Education Course

 The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) announced today the launch of its NEW online Geriatric Emergency Nursing Education...


16 Sep, 2013, 18:21 ET Emergency Nurses Convene in Nashville's "Music City" for the 2013 Emergency Nurses Association Annual Conference

2700 Emergency nurses and allied emergency professionals gather for continuing education, as well as the opportunity to discuss hot topics, best...


07 Aug, 2013, 16:14 ET Nine Nurses Named to the Prestigious Academy of Emergency Nursing

 The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) announced the 2013 inductees to the Academy of Emergency Nursing (AEN).  The AEN fellowship is a...


07 Aug, 2013, 16:05 ET 2013 ENA Annual Achievement Award Recipients

Eleven Individuals and One Team Recognized by Emergency Nurses Association for Outstanding Commitment to Advancing the Specialty of Emergency...


07 Aug, 2013, 15:59 ET 2013 Lantern Award Recipients: Nine U.S. Emergency Departments Recognized by Emergency Nurses Association for Supporting Excellence in Nursing Practice, Providing Exceptional Care

2013 Lantern Award Recipients Demonstrate Commitment to Excellence, Exemplary Performance, and Innovative Practices The Emergency Nurses...


19 Jun, 2013, 15:10 ET Emergency Nurses Association Applauds Texas Legislation that Raises Assaults Against Emergency Department Personnel to Third Degree Felony

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) applauds the signing of a bill by Texas Governor Rick Perry that makes assaults committed against personnel...


17 Jun, 2013, 12:01 ET Emergency Nurses Association Announces 2013 National Election Results

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) announced the new 2014 leadership team for its non-profit professional organization of more than 40,000...


13 May, 2013, 11:59 ET Emergency Nurses Association Announces Support for the Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act

The Emergency Nurses Association announced its strong support for the recently-introduced Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act of 2013. This...


12 Apr, 2013, 16:00 ET ENA 2013 President to Discuss Workplace Violence at the SEEUE Conference in Spain

The 2013 ENA President JoAnn Lazarus, MSN, RN, CEN, will represent the Emergency Nurses Association at the Sociedad Espanola de Enfermeria de...


12 Apr, 2013, 15:57 ET ENA Board Members Discuss Occupational Violence at Conference in Chihuahua, Mexico

The 2014 ENA President Deena Brecher, MSN, RN, APRN, ACNS-BC, CEN, CPEN, and Board Director Karen Wiley, MSN, RN, CEN, will represent the Emergency...


18 Feb, 2013, 09:08 ET Emergency Nurses Association Announces Corporate Sponsors for Leadership Conference

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) today announced the corporate sponsors for the ENA Leadership Conference to be held in Fort Lauderdale on...


28 Jan, 2013, 15:41 ET ENA Mourns the Death of Co-Founder Judith Kelleher

Emergency nursing community mourns loss of 'visionary' The ENA Board of Directors announced with deep sadness the death of ENA Co-Founder...


18 Jan, 2013, 15:36 ET ENA Hires its First Chief Government Relations Officer

ENA is proud to announce the recent hiring of Richard Mereu, JD, MBA, who will serve as the chief government relations officer.  Dr. Susan...


17 Jan, 2013, 18:01 ET Emergency Nurses Association Supports President Obama's Comprehensive Response to Gun Violence

The Emergency Nurses Association supports efforts by President Obama to move forward on a comprehensive response to the tragedy in Newtown,...


29 Aug, 2012, 14:33 ET Emergency Nurses Association Announces Corporate Sponsors for Annual Conference

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) today announced the corporate sponsors for the ENA Annual Conference to be held in San Diego, from September...


31 Jul, 2012, 17:35 ET Emergency Nurses Association Applauds NIH's new Office of Emergency Care Research

 The following is a statement by Gail Lenehan, EdD, MSN, RN FAEN, FAAN, President of the Emergency Nurses Association, on the National...