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July 12, 2022 federal news Government Relations

Emergency Nurses Association Supports Ban on Assault Rifles

To strengthen ENA’s commitment to create healthier and safer communities for all, and to further stand with emergency nurses working amid this gun violence epidemic, ENA today is announcing its support for a ban on assault rifles.

June 25, 2022 American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners Emergency Nurses Association

ENA-AAENP Statement on Supreme Court Decision

ENA and AAENP are focused on determining what the high court's decision means for emergency nurses and their patients.

June 10, 2022 Government Relations

ENA Letter on Gun Safety Legislation

As part of its ongoing efforts to support meaningful steps to reduce the gun violence epidemic, ENA sent the following letter to Senators Chris Murphy and John Cornyn calling for a comprehensive gun safety bill focused on preventing mass shootings.

May 13, 2022 Day on the Hill Government Relations Workplace Violence

ENA, ACEP Push for Swift Passage of Workplace Violence Legislation

Leaders and members of the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) and American College of Emergency Physicians called on Congress last Wednesday to pass legislation aimed at reducing violence against health care workers.

May 4, 2022 Advocacy American College of Emergency Physicians Emergency Nurses Association Workplace Violence

ENA, ACEP Push for Swift Passage of Workplace Violence Legislation

Sen. Tammy Baldwin joined ENA and ACEP members on Capitol Hill to build awareness of expected legislation aimed at curbing health care workplace violence.

October 13, 2021 COVID-19 Emergency Nurses Association Emergency Nurses Week Vaccination

ENA Announces Support for Biden Administration Vaccine Plan

On Emergency Nurses Day, ENA encourages the public to hear and trust emergency nurses about the need for increased COVID-19 vaccination rates.

July 30, 2021 Advocacy EMSC Firearms Mission Zero Title VIII

ENA-supported Programs Included in House-passed Funding Legislation

On Thursday, the House of Representatives passed the FY 2022 Labor, Health & Human Services, and Education Appropriations Bill which includes important funding priorities supported by the Emergency Nurses Association.

July 2, 2021 Advocacy insurance

ENA Joins Letter Sent to UnitedHealthcare

The Emergency Nurses Association signed on to the following letter to United Healthcare Chief Executive Officer Brian Thompson following the announcement of a new policy to allow for the retroactive denial of coverage for emergency care.

May 14, 2021 Advocacy Suicide

ENA-backed Suicide Screenings Legislation Passes House

As the Emergency Nurses Association finished its Day off the Hill advocacy event, the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved the ENA-supported Effective Suicide Screening and Assessment in the Emergency Department Act.

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