Wishing you and your family a safe, productive and successful New Year! Please be sure to take a look at our 2018 course offerings for ENPC and TNCC, not to mention mark your calendars for HOT TOPICS 2018 in April. We also have active fundraising in progress to support the ENA Foundation partnering with Amazon Smile and Yankee Candle to support scholarships. If you are going back to school or know of a nurse or nursing student, be sure to take a look at ENA opportunities to help with school expenses. See our newsletter for details under Vital Signs.
Busy start up for Government Affairs as the government activities pick up starting with a Day at the Capitol tentatively planned for January 23rd. Check Rita’s article in Vital Signs.
Join us as a booth volunteer or a runner/walker at the Arizona Trauma Association Tackle Trauma 5 K on Feb 4th in Papago Park on Super Bowl Sunday before the big game. https://www.aztrac.org/tackletrauma5k/participant-registration/
Congratulations to Charlann Staab who will become AZ ENA President Elect Jan 2018 and President AZENA January 2019.
Amazon Link page Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase to AZENA . We will use proceed to our donation to ENAF https://smile.amazon.com/ch/86-0435017
DON’T MISS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO NOMINATE A PEER!
Send your nominee name to Practice@azena.org by October 26th. Nomination must include name of nominee, contact information (email, contact phone number ) as well as your name, title, phone and email with a description of why this RN deserves to be recognized as the AZ Emergency Nurse of the year??
Join us in February 2nd Maricopa Medical Center 1600-1800
location: Auditorium One with parking East of Auditorium- follow signs.
2601 East Roosevelt Street Phoenix AZ
CE starts at 1630 pm followed by Membership Meeting.
CE topic and details pending
May 4th- Tucson TBA
September 7th Phoenix metro
November 9th Phoenix metro
Even though it is the beginning of Summer, it is a busy time for AZENA council members. Here are a few things going on:
- Delegate selection for National ENA is complete
- Resolution discussion has started
- Travel plans are in full swing
Election Cycle for AZENA: it is election year for for President -elect and Secretary on the state Board. In accordance with procedures, the Past President shall solicit, verify and publish a slate of candidates for State Officers in an official publication. In Arizona that is “Vital Signs”. Job descriptions and bylaws are on this website for review of candidate requirements.
Thank you to Shannon Dunn! Shannon is working on a Papa Jay Pizza Promotion for fundraising– more to come for this July 20-23rd fundraiser. Posting on FACEBOOK
Don’t forget to forward newsletter submissions to Tomi by July 15th
I’ll have limited WiFi availability from Jul1-July 6th—- HAPPY AND SAFE JULY 4TH to all.
July August Issue of Vital Signs: 1AZENAjuly
National ENA is gearing up for a TNCC program revision work committee. Applications are due by February 6th. If you are a TNCC instructor this may be your opportunity to shape future courses. contact course ops at National or www.ena.org/ check out email@example.com