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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.

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

ED Staff Speaks Out About Workplace Violence, Ask for Mitigation

Speaker after speaker, veteran emergency department (ED) physicians and nurses approached the podium for a press conference last Wednesday morning on the US Capitol lawn across from the East Senate steps to describe violent incidents ...

May 13, 2022 Daily Nurse 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.

January 24, 2022 The Denver Channel | ABC 7 COVID-19

Nurses seeking 'recharge' as omicron surge continues

Burnout, staffing shortages, not enough pay, and verbal and physical abuse from patients are all problems that nurses faced in the workplace for years which have only been made worse by the pandemic.

October 14, 2021 Fox 7 Austin

Recognizing and celebrating emergency nurses on Emergency Nurses Day

Emergency nurses face adversity, push forward, and make huge sacrifices to provide care to patients. President-elect of the Emergency Nurses Association Jennifer Schmitz talks about the impact of nurses especially during an ongoing public health crisis.

October 10, 2021 Minority Nurse Emergency Nurses Week EN Week

Emergency Nurses Week in a Continuing Pandemic

October 10 kicks of a celebration of the work emergency nurses do with Emergency Nurses Week. In the past year and a half, emergency nurses have faced a pandemic and the overwhelming care needs of a staggering patient load.

October 16, 2017 Accreditation & Quality Advisor News

Joint Commission: Screening for Violence

Resources and training on workplace violence prevention by the Joint Commission including the ENA Workplace Violence Toolkit

September 6, 2017 ENA News

Looking Ahead After Utah Nurse Arrest

I know many of us are still reeling from the disturbing video recently released of University of Utah Hospital nurse Alex Wubbels being aggressively arrested for refusing to draw blood from an unconscious patient. While the situation appears to have been grossly mismanaged, I encourage you to focus on two key points...

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Dan Campana
Director, PR and Communications
847.460.4017
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Communications & PR Specialist
847.460.4022
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