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Sep 21, 2017, 16:04 ET Emergency Nurses Association Opposes Senate Legislation to Repeal ACA Without Significant Improvements

Without significant changes to address access to care for emergency department patients, the Emergency Nurses Association is opposed to the passage...


Sep 21, 2017, 08:00 ET Patricia Kunz Howard, PhD, RN, CEN, CPEN, NE-BC, TCRN, FAEN, FAAN, Named 2018 President-elect of Emergency Nurses Association

The Emergency Nurses Association today announced the election of nine emergency nurses to leadership roles within the organization. Patricia Kunz...


Sep 18, 2017, 12:11 ET Sixteen Emergency Nurses to Join Academy of Emergency Nursing

The Emergency Nurses Association today announced 16 emergency nurses will be inducted as Fellows into the Academy of Emergency Nursing. AEN...


Sep 14, 2017, 18:36 ET Emergency Nurses Association Prepares Nurses to Respond to Natural Disasters and Mass Casualty Incidents

In the midst of a historical hurricane season, emergency responders in hard-hit areas are faced with an influx of seriously injured patients....


Jul 25, 2017, 09:36 ET Emergency Nursing Association Opposes Senate Legislation to Repeal ACA Without Significant Improvements

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) today issued the following statement in opposition to the passage of any bill in the Senate that would...


Jul 20, 2017, 12:10 ET Opioids Posing Increasingly Dangerous Threats to Emergency Nurses

The opioid epidemic ravaging communities across the United States is posing a new threat to those on the front line who are working to combat it....


Jul 07, 2017, 10:09 ET Emergency Nurses Association Recognizes 2017 Achievement Awards

The Emergency Nurses Association today announced recipients of its 2017 Achievement Awards. The awards recognize emergency nurses and exemplary...


Jul 06, 2017, 09:00 ET Emergency Nurses Association Launches Revamped Website

The Emergency Nurses Association, the premier professional nursing association dedicated to defining the future of emergency nursing, announced...


Jun 28, 2017, 13:16 ET Emergency Nurses Association Announces Journal of Emergency Nursing Award Recipients

The Emergency Nurses Association today announced two Journal of Emergency Nursing (JEN) Award recipients, the JEN Reviewer of the Year Award and...


Jun 28, 2017, 13:11 ET Emergency Nurses Association Recognizes 2017 Achievement Awards

The Emergency Nurses Association today announced recipients of its 2017 Achievement Awards. The awards recognize emergency nurses and...


Jun 27, 2017, 11:59 ET Emergency Nurses Association Bestows Record 22 Emergency Departments with Prestigious Lantern Award

The Emergency Nurses Association today announced 22 emergency departments are receiving the prestigious Lantern Award™. The award recognizes...


Jun 26, 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...


May 02, 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...


May 01, 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...


Jan 04, 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...


Mar 31, 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...


Feb 04, 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...


Jan 17, 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...


Jan 10, 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....


Dec 31, 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...


Dec 17, 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...


Sep 16, 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...


Aug 07, 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...


Aug 07, 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...


Aug 07, 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...