|Welcome to ANA Massachusetts!|| A Message for Nurses from ANA President
ANA Massachusetts Elections:
Voting On-line or Paper Ballot - NOW OPEN
The deadline for voting is March 29, 2017
ANA Massachusetts members are once again able to vote for candidates for ANA Massachusetts offices on-line.
To go to on-line voting, click here.
If you do not know your log in information, please send an email to lpresutti@ANAMass.org.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE MARCH 24th
April 7-April 8, 2017
ANA Massachusetts Celebration of Nursing Awards Dinner and Spring Conference
Sponsorship Opportunities, click here.
Call for Posters, click here.
Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles
Be sure to join us at the pre-game Networking event from 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. at Fenway Park.
Red-Sox Tickets: $25 each, click here.
VIP Tickets: $65 each, click here.
(VIP TICKET INCLUDES: game ticket, pregame networking reception, photo opportunity with World Series Trophies (5:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.),Fenway tasty treats and Red Sox raffle prizes)
Our very own Past-President, Myra Cacace, will be singing the National Anthem at the game!
Not to be missed!!
First come, first served,
so place your ticket order today!!
Save the Dates
ANA Accredited Approver Unit
June 9, 2017
Curry College, Milton, MA
· November 3, 2017
Baystate Health Education Center in Holyoke, MA
Click here for up to date event information!
Learn the Facts about the Zika virus - for information and resources, click here.
Reporting Burkholderia cepacia (B. cepacia) cases, click here.
NURSING PRACTICE & WORK ENVIRONMENT
Check out the newly launched ANA/APIC Resource Center: bridging the gap between knowledge deficits AND effectively responding to ongoing healthcare-associated infections!
Opioid dependence and associated drug-related overdose and deaths are serious public health problems facing the nation. Keep abreast through ANA's Opioid Epidemic website.
Safe Patient Handling:
We encourage ANA Massachusetts members to educate themselves about the risks associated with lifting and moving patients, to share information on ways to prevent injuries on the job; and to advocate for a safe workplace for all nurses and health care workers. Please click here for resources on safe patient handling.
New Honoring Choices Webcast for Care Providers and the accompanying Who's Your Agent? Tool Kits.
Description: Care providers and professionals will learn about the Honoring Choices consumer-focused health care planning model, review the "Who's Your Agent? Program's "Getting Started' and "Next Steps" Tool Kits and strategies to actively engage adults in planning discussions, and meet your fellow Partners and ways to work together to ensure every MA adult can make a health care plan and get connected to person-centered care. The webcast is exclusively for Partners and designed for care providers and professionals to view individually or as a staff/group, and is not appropriate to be viewed by consumers. Running Time: about 18 minutes.
Webcast Link: https://vimeo.com/200764433
Who's Your Agent? Took Kits are free & downloadable at :www.honoringchoicesmass.com
Featured Item: Clio's Corner
Purchase your copy of Clio's Corner today. ($30.00 plus $5.95 s&h)
More Information, click here.
ANA Massachusetts Member Benefits, click here.
ANA MA Approver Unit was awarded Accreditation with Distinction, the highest recognition awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Accreditation Program, through 2019.
We are pleased to announce that the ANA MA Approver Unit is the recipient of the 2016 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Accreditation Program’s Premier Award