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Feb 22, 2018, 12:19 ET Study: In-depth emergency department suicide screenings should become common practice

New research from the Emergency Nurses Association encourages more in-depth suicide screenings in the emergency department in an effort to better...


Jan 15, 2018, 10:04 ET ENA Doubles Down on Commitment to ENA Foundation with $50,000 Gift

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) today announced the ENA Board of Directors doubled the association's annual gift to the ENA Foundation's...


Jan 02, 2018, 13:47 ET Jeff Solheim Takes Office as Emergency Nurses Association President

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) today announced Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN, FAAN, as president of the premier emergency...


Nov 20, 2017, 10:12 ET ENA Applauds the Signing of Legislation Allowing EMS Personnel to Continue Administering Life-Saving Medication

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) applauds Congress for passing, and President Trump for signing into law, the Protecting Patient Access to...


Nov 15, 2017, 12:09 ET ENA Releases New Emergency Department Manager's Survival Guide

The Emergency Nurses Association released its new Emergency Department Manager's Survival Guide, a digital reference for new and experienced ED...


Nov 03, 2017, 10:17 ET ENA Thanks House for Passage of H.R. 304, the Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act

The Emergency Nurses Association applauds the House of Representatives for passing the Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act...


Oct 26, 2017, 13:23 ET Study: Workplace bullying is underestimated driver of nurse and patient outcomes

New research from the Emergency Nurses Association recently published in the International Emergency Nursing Journal indicates workplace bullying...


Oct 25, 2017, 10:25 ET ENA Applauds Senate on Passage of Bill to Allow Use of Standing Orders by Emergency Medical Services

The Emergency Nurses Association applauds the Senate for passing the Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act yesterday. H.R. 304...


Oct 09, 2017, 11:42 ET Join the Emergency Nurses Week Celebration

This year, the Emergency Nurses Association continues to recognize the resourceful and masterful work of emergency nurses with a week-long...


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...