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2015 Michigan ENA Awards


We want your nominations!!!    Nominations are being accepted! Nominate your friend, chapter, colleague, or manager to recognize their work in ENA or emergency nursing. Awardees must be a current ENA member and have an unrestricted nursing license. The awards will be presented at the opening reception at the 2015 Annual Michigan Emergency Nurses Conference in Mt Pleasant. This is a great way to recognize some of the many excellent providers of emergency care in this state.


EXCELLENCE in EMERGENCY NURSING AWARD   Criteria for nominees: Must currently practice in the field of emergency care (Examples, Flight nursing, ED staff, Educator, Manager and Advanced Practice). They are a current member of ENA and a RN. This award honors a member of Michigan Emergency Nurses Association who exhibits passion, knowledge, skill, and professionalism in Emergency Care.


CHAPTER AWARD Michigan Emergency Nurse Chapter Award. This exemplifies outstanding work and contributions to ENA. Send two letters of support.


RISING STAR AWARD New member or a member that has recently become active and has promoted their chapter or MENA. Send two letters of support.


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD   Longtime active ENA member with Achievements in Emergency Nursing. Demonstration of service/commitment beyond job expectations. Send two letters of support.

NURSE MANAGER/LEADER AWARD    Honors a nurse who has consistently demonstrated excellence in the profession of emergency nursing and has made significant contribution through an emergency management role. Send 2 letters of support with at least one of the letters must be from a person or persons the manager supervises or has lead.

Send your nominations to Mark Goldstein    by April 1st, 2015. Name and contact information of the nominator must be included. This is really important to recognize our friends and colleagues!!!!

2015 MENA Proposed Bylaw Amendment

We will be voting on the Michigan ENA Proposed Bylaw Amendment on Tuesday, May 5th at our State Council meeting.


Michigan ENA Spring Conference Flyer

Join hundreds of your Emergency Nursing Colleagues for our Annual Spring Conference. We always have world-class speaker with cutting edge topics. In addition to this 1-day Conference take the opportunity to indulge yourself with a 2-day CEN Review.Stroll through the Vendor hall and learn more with new products, technology and services offered to our Emergency Nursing partners. Share higher learning and networking opportunities and attend the State Council Board Meeting on Tuesday at 1:00 PM.


Call for Poster Abstracts - Michigan ENA Conference

This year we are inviting you to submit your Patient Safety, Evidence Based Practice, Quality, Innovative and Research Posters that demonstrates changes in practice or creative solutions to improve nursing care or practice in the Emergency Department. This is a great opportunity to showcase and share your successful Emergency Department initiatives!

Deadline for Submission:  March 2nd, 2015.  Notification of Acceptance via e-mail by: March 23rd, 2015

To Submit an Abstract: Complete the cover sheet (Form A) along with the appropriate form for your  submission (Form B or C). The review process includes peer feedback from the program committee.  E-mail to Mary Berry-Bovia at



Michigan ENA Spring Conference - Vendors Wanted to Meet Emergency Nurses!

Connect with over 400 Michigan emergency nurse end users, decision makers and purchasers:

  • Reach new prospective customers
  • Demonstrate products and services
  • Obtain knowledge about the product needs of your target audience
  • 99% of attendees visit the exhibit hall


Gold Sponsor - $800

Prime location exhibit booth (lunch for 4 company representatives.)

Special for Gold Sponsors - 2nd booth only $400.00


Corporate Sponsor-$500

Exhibit booth (lunch for 2 company representatives)


For All:

Name recognition in on-site program material.

Recognition presented during opening session.

Access to over 400 Michigan emergency nurses.




Save the Date! ("April 28th & 29th, 2015")


ENA "Day on the Hill" in Washington DC will be held April 28th & 29th, 2015. This will be a full two day event supporting Advocacy and Government Affairs.

This two-day event features:

An interactive training session with congressional messaging expert Christopher Kush on how to most effectively message ENA’s legislative requests. Specific information about ENA’s congressional requests so ENA members can speak knowledgeably about these issues. An opportunity to meet with congressional leaders on Capitol Hill to discuss legislation that can positively influence the future of emergency nursing
Networking sessions, an ENA public board meeting, and Town Hall

This event is designed for ENA members both new to advocating on Capitol Hill, and for nurses who have previously attended ENA Day on the Hill events.

Join thousands of colleagues worldwide who share your ideals and goals

Membership in the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) helps you expand your knowledge, strengthen your skills, and further your career through state-of-the-art educational opportunities, networking, research, and certification.

Your mission is ENA’s mission: to provide high-quality, compassionate emergency care to your patients, along with visionary leadership that supports, promotes, and protects the emergency nursing profession.  Go to for more information

ENA Membership


Find direction. Strengthen skills.  Make connections.

Enjoy ALL of the benefits and resources available for emergency nurses. MUST use the link below to join (membership applications sent to National ENA can not be honored).


Contact:  Sheri Belanger

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Due to Michigan ENA membership demand, we have placed our State Council meeting minutes on the website. We will be adding our Agenda's to the website as well (2 weeks prior the State Council meetings). Look at the upper right browser for future agenda's ad past minutes.

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