Welcome to ANA Massachusetts (formerly M.A.R.N.)!
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ANA Massachusetts Fall Conference
Keeping Patients and Nursing Staff Safe: Challenges and Possibilities
Keynote: Janet Haebler, MSN, RN
Associate Director, State Government Affairs, American Nurses Association
Friday, October 17, 2014
Sheraton Framingham Hotel
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Legislative Candidate Forum
Tuesday, October 7th
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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ANA Massachusetts Member Registration $35.00
hors d'oeuvres will be included
2014 Annual Fall Symposium
American Nurses Foundation Launches E-tools, Interactive Website to Aid Nurses in Providing PTSD Care
In conjunction with President Obama’s address to the American Legion’s 96th convention, the American Nurses Foundation (ANF), the charitable and philanthropic arm of the American Nurses Association (ANA), on Aug. 26 announced the launch of an interactive, web-based post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) toolkit to help civilian registered nurses (RNs) better assess and treat PTSD in the nation’s veterans and military service members
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CDC Health Alert Network (HAN) INFOService: HAN 368: Ebola Response Update #4
ACTION REQUESTED: Support ANA's Efforts to Raise Funds for Ebola Response
Want to support the courageous nurses responding to the largest Ebola outbreak in history? Donate now at http://bit.ly/1AyIDWp. ANA Massachusetts is partnering with ...the American Nurses Association and International Medical Corps to raise funds to assist with the response effort. Your financial contribution will help nurses and other responders fight this devastating outbreak. Learn more about nursing’s response to the Ebola crisis at http://bit.ly/1osWtUC
Nurse staffing ratio law may prompt debate between stakeholders
The Health Policy Commission will begin discussions in October about how to implement part of a new nurse staffing law, but already some stakeholders are gearing up for a fight.
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ANA Massachusetts will have a team walking to support the 7th Annual Boston VisionWalk on Sunday, October 26, 2014 @ Artesani Park, 1255 Soldiers Field Road, Brighton, MA 02135. If you are interested in walking as part of our team, please register using the following link: Team Website www.FightBlindness.org/goto/ANAMassachusetts After you register, you will be directed to their Participant Center where you can change and personalize your own page. All of these individual pages will remain under the Team ANA Massachusetts main group and we have set our fundraising goal of $500. Please note: fundraising is ongoing through December 31, 2014.