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DNA represents ALL Delaware nurses regardless of nursing specialty or practice setting.

By joining the Delaware Nurses Association, you support the advancement of nursing throughout Delaware. Together we make a difference!

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Nurse Practitioner Competencies

The Emergency Nurses Association seeks public comment on the draft revisions of the

Competencies for Nurse Practitioners in Emergency Care (2019).

The public comment period closes on
November 22, 2019.

CNE Approval

Nurses look for approved contact hours when making continuing education decisions.

DNA provides a continuing education nurse peer review system that complies with ANCC criteria.

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Professional Development

Nursing best practices and standards of care are dynamic and constantly evolving, responding to the changing needs of society, expanding scientific knowledge and emerging technologies.

 It is a professional obligation for nurses to stay informed of changes to their nursing practice. 

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1 in 4 Nurses are Assaulted

Nurses have reported being kicked, scratched, choked, shoved, and punched. Some have even had objects thrown at them. They have been yelled at, screamed at, and have been threatened with violence. This is not acceptable!


Delaware Nurses Association monitors nursing and healthcare related bills introduced at Legislative Hall.

Each member helps to make the association a more powerful political advocate by lending his or her voice to the advancement, protection and promotion of the nursing profession.

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Delaware Action Coalition

The Delaware Action Coalition works to improve the current and future health of all Delawareans through a collaborative effort by an interdisciplinary team of nurses, health care providers and community partners, positioning nurses as leaders in the transformation of health care in Delaware.

DNA is proud to be a partner in this work.

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Organizational Affiliates

Our mission to improve healthcare in Delaware through the advancement of nursing is significantly strengthened by the knowledge and expertise of our organization affiliates.

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