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    • 30 Jun 2019
    • (EDT)
    • Connecticut Nurses Association
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    Award Nominations are Open!

    Due June 30th

    Connecticut Nurses' Association's Awards Program celebrates accomplishments of individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to nursing, health care policy, media presentations of nurses and nursing and to the association.

    CLICK "REGISTER" TO BEGIN NOMINATION UPLOAD

    To learn more about the Awards click links below.

    1. Diamond Jubilee Awards
      1. Contributions to Nursing Education
      2. Contributions to Nursing Research
      3. Contributions to Nursing Administration
      4. Contributions to Nursing through Political Action
      5. Contributions to Nursing Practice
      6. Contributions and Service to CT Nurses Association
      7. Lifetime Achievement Award
    2. Connecticut Nurses Association Awards

    1. Excellence in the Workplace

    2. President's Award

    3. Media Award

    4. Public Service Award

    Award nominations application include the submission of the following documents. Please be sure to have all documents before you submit the nomination.

    Award Nomination Procedure

    1. Each nomination and its supporting documentation must be submitted by June 30th by clicking "register" button on the left side of the page 
    2. Nominations may be made of an individual, group or an organization.
    3. Each nomination must include the following TYPED information:
      1. For an individual - a C.V., which includes the candidate’s educational and professional background; professional and community activities; and other pertinent biographical information, must be submitted.
      2. In the case of a group of individuals or an organization as nominees, a description of the group or the organization, its history, purpose and function, must be submitted.
      3. A narrative statement by the sponsor/nominator outlining the accomplishments of the nominee and how these meet the established criteria for the award.
      4. Nominators must supply at least one, but no more than three letters of support for the nomination.
    4. All nominations become the property of the Connecticut Nurses’ Association.
    5. CNA reserves the right to request further information related to a nomination.
    6. Incomplete nominations will not be considered.
    7. Nominators will be notified of the Committee’s decision, and offered opportunity to register for AWARDS event to present the AWARD.
    8. Award does not have to be given every year, but when candidate(s) is identified or recommended for recognition.
    9. More than one award may be given in a calendar year.


    To submit Nomination Documents,

     click "REGISTER" 

    • 30 Jun 2019
    • Connecticut Nurses Association
    Register



    CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

    CONNECTICUT NURSES' ASSOCIATION

    BOARD & COMMITTEES


    NOMINATION DUE BY JUNE 30TH




    Submit your Nomination by clicking

    REGISTER

    All Connecticut Nurses’ Association members are invited to become more involved by seeking out a volunteer leadership position with one of our  Committees and Boards.

    Serving as a volunteer leader offers great opportunities to build your professional network with other nursing professionals from across the state. In addition, volunteer leadership provides a necessary level of support to Connecticut Nurses Association by participating in the association’s governance.

    Connecticut Nurses Association Board of Directors, has opened its Open Call  for the following positions Committees and Boards:

     Membership Elected Positions

    • Board of Director Positions
      • Connecticut Nurses’ Association Vice President 
      • Connecticut Nurses’ Association Secretary
    • Leadership Committee
    • Membership Assembly Representative

     

    Board Appointed Committee Positions

    • Government Relations Committee
    • Educational Program Nurse Reviewer (ANCC)
    • Education Committee
    • Governance Committee (Bylaws)

    Current members may nominate themselves and/or others to be considered for a Committee or Board position. All nomination materials must be received by 5:00 pm ET on June 30th, 2019.

    Submit Nominations by uploading the following documents by clicking on REGISTER

    *Submit Paper Work by clicking "Register"**

    QUESTIONS:

    membership@ctnurses.org.

    Thank you for considering this opportunity!


     

     

    • 14 Sep 2019
    • (EDT)
    • 9 May 2020
    • (EDT)
    • 8 sessions
    • TBD, East Berlin
    Register


    SpringBoard to Board Service: 

    Bedside to Boardroom

    Preparing Nurses for Board Service

    Interested in serving on a board but not sure how?

    Boards of directors, committees, and task forces NEED the wisdom of nurses guiding governance. 

    Learn how to use your nursing talents and experience to shape decisions that impact health in a variety of settings: healthcare boards, municipal government, community & charitable agencies

    This educational program for nurses in CT will focus on board competencies as defined by C. Curran, author of Nurse on Board: Planning your path to the Boardroom.   

    Program highlights

    • Attend eight face-to-face sessions, hear from industry leaders, content experts, engage in board simulations and apply and discuss new knowledge and concepts presented online
    • Included! Registration in an online certificate program on board competencies. Identified modules to be completed prior to face to face sessions to mirror objectives of live sessions.  Receive certificate and pin
    • Included! One CT Nurses Association networking session to interact with nurses currently serving on boards of directors
    • Included! Receive Curran’s book, Nurse on Board: Planning your path to the boardroom
    • Continuing Nursing Education credits

    See FLYER for session dates/topics and info

    Saturdays, 9am - 12 pm, East Berlin


    Thank you to our Sponsors!







    Payment: Online credit card, invoice or check

    Pay by check: Make check payable to CT Nurses Association. Complete registration form. Print and send form and payment to  CT Nurses’ Association, 1224 Mill St., BLDG B, Suite 223, East Berlin, CT. 06023.  Need assistance or have questions please call phone: 203-238-1207 x1 or email virginia@ctnurses.org . $15 processing fee for returned check.

    Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be honored, if a written request is sent/received at info@ctnurses.org at least two weeks prior to the event. A $15 processing fee will be deducted from each registrant's refund. Send written request to info@ctnurses.org.

    • 24 Sep 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Inn at Middletown, 70 Main Street, Middletown, CT 06457
    Register

    NEW FORMAT!

    NEW  month!     new TIME!

    CT Nurses Association
    Annual Membership Meeting

    70 Main St, Middletown, CT

    September 24, 2019

    6:00-8:30


    Join your colleagues for a special, intimate dinner, association updates and networking!


    Annual Meeting

    Updates, Voting & the Nightingale Tribute

    Share your voice, concerns related to policy and practice!


    Dinner- Updates
    Networking - Issues



    **Must be a CT Nurses Association Member to attend



    Connecticut Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education 

    by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

    P0503 - Provider Number

    • 13 Nov 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • University of Bridgeport, Shintaro Akatsu School of Design, 84 Iranistan Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06604
    Register

    Wednesday November 13, 2019

    9 am – 2 pm

    (lunch included)


    Presented by:

    Jennifer Graebe
    MSN, RN, NEA-BC
    American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Director of Primary
    and Joint Accreditation


    Who should attend?

    *Nurses that want to/are providing ANCC Contact Hours for their workshop or trainings

    *Hospital Educators

    *Independent Educators

    *Faculty Educators

    *CT Nurses Association's Educators/Nurse Peer Reviewers

    *Nurses interested in creating workshops and providing ANCC contact Hours

      

    Outcomes:

    1. Identify strategies to promote learning through actively engaging learners

    2. Demonstrate how to identify topics for workshops (professional practice gap), and complete required documentation to support the area for improvement

    3.  Practice writing learner outcomes that measure change in knowledge, skills and/or practice as a result of participation in the educational activity

    4.  Discuss components of the ANCC accreditation self-study process 


    Connecticut Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

    P0503 - Provider Number


    Pay by check: Make check payable to CT Nurses Association. Complete registration form. Print and send form and payment to  CT Nurses’ Association, 1224 Mill St., BLDG B, Suite 223, East Berlin, CT. 06023.  Need assistance or have questions please call phone: 203-238-1207 x1 or email virginia@ctnurses.org . $15 processing fee for returned check.

    Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be honored, if a written request is sent/received at info@ctnurses.org at least two weeks prior to the event. A $15 processing fee will be deducted from each registrant's refund. Send written request to info@ctnurses.org.