Upcoming Events

    • March 25, 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Online Meeting

    DNA Advocacy Committee Online Meeting

    The mission of DNA is to improve healthcare in Delaware by advancing nursing. DNA advances its mission by influencing the legislative and executive branches of government through its member advocacy work. 

    This meeting is open to all DNA members. 

    For call-in information, log into the members only section.

    • April 08, 2019
    • ? - 4:00 PM

    Call for Public Comment

    The Nurse’s Role When a Patient Requests Aid in Dying

    The ANA Center for Ethics and Human Rights Advisory Board seeks public comment on the proposed position statement, The Nurse’s Role When a Patient Requests Aid in Dying.

    The deadline for comments is April 8, 2019.

    • April 10, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • 861 Silver Lake Blvd Dover DE 19904

    Delaware Board of Nursing

    Objective and Function
    The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

    The Board issues licenses to registered nurses (RNs), practical nurses (LPNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).

    The Board’s statutory authority is in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19. Delaware is a member of the interstate nurse licensure compact covered in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19A.

    Meetings
    The Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m., with the exception of August and December. All meetings are open to the general public and are held in the Cannon Building, Conference Room A/Second Floor, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, in Dover.




    • April 16, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • April 19, 2019

    Good Friday holiday


    • April 26, 2019
    • 7:30 AM - 3:50 PM
    • Ammon Center-Christiana Hospital
    Register

    New location: The location for this event has been moved to the Ammon Center, Christiana Hospital.

    Who Should Participate:
    Licensed Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

    Sponsorship: This educational activity is sponsored by Christiana Care Health System. Thank you!

    Contact hours offered: 6.25

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

    Cost:
    DNA Member: $79
    NonMember: $99
    Student-No CE issued: $35

    Late Registration: After April 19, 2019, add $10 to registration fee

    Agenda: Agenda subject to change. Please review registration and completion of required evaluation policies. *Agenda change

    7:30-8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

    8:00-8:10 Welcome and Overview of Program

    8:10-9:10
    Topic: A Call to Action: Addressing Incivility and Bullying in Healthcare
    Richard G. Cuming, EdD, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

    9:10-10:10
    Topic: Moral Distress in Nursing

    Linda Branco, PhD, LPC, NCC

    10:10-10:25 Break

    10:25-11:25
    Topic: Delaware CORE program
    Christine Hanna-Ronald, MSN, PMHNP-BC

    11:25-12-35 Lunch

    12:35-1:35
    Topic: Immigrants & Immunizations
    Katherine Smith, MD, MPH

    1:35-2:35
    Topic: Vaping: An Epidemic
    Alyson Lang

    2:35-2:50 Break

    2:50-3:50* The topic for this session has changed to:

    Topic: Community-Dwelling Elderly Population's Self Efficacy for Managing Chronic Disease

    Tamala D. Paxton, DNP, RN-BC, CNE


    Successful Completion: All participants are required to complete an online evaluation form as part of the education activity. An email will be sent to all registrants by Tuesday, April 30, 2019. The required online evaluation must be completed by Monday, May 6, 2019.

    The email will be sent to the address used for registration. If you have or think you may have previously opt out of Survey Monkey, please visit the following link to opt in. https://www.surveymonkey.com/optin.aspx

    If you do not receive a survey email, please check your spam/junk email. Contact DNA immediately if you do not receive a survey email notification at (302) 733-5880 or email Sarah Carmody at sarah(at)denurses.org

    Polices:
    Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    It is the policy of the Delaware Nurses Association to comply with the ANCC Standards for Disclosure and Commercial Support. In keeping with these standards, all faculty participating in a Delaware Nurses Association sponsored event are expected to disclose to the activity audience any real or apparent conflicts of interests related to the content of their presentation.

    Conference Planners: No planning members have any conflicts of interest to disclose.

    Jane Kurz, PhD, RN
    Sandra Nolan RN, MSN, MS
    Sarah J. Carmody, MBA-Executive Director

    • May 08, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • 861 Silver Lake Blvd Dover DE 19904

    Delaware Board of Nursing

    Objective and Function
    The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

    The Board issues licenses to registered nurses (RNs), practical nurses (LPNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).

    The Board’s statutory authority is in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19. Delaware is a member of the interstate nurse licensure compact covered in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19A.

    Meetings
    The Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m., with the exception of August and December. All meetings are open to the general public and are held in the Cannon Building, Conference Room A/Second Floor, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, in Dover.




    • May 14, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • May 24, 2019
    • 12:30 AM - 11:30 PM


    • May 27, 2019


    • June 11, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • June 12, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • 861 Silver Lake Blvd Dover DE 19904

    Delaware Board of Nursing

    Objective and Function
    The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

    The Board issues licenses to registered nurses (RNs), practical nurses (LPNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).

    The Board’s statutory authority is in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19. Delaware is a member of the interstate nurse licensure compact covered in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19A.

    Meetings
    The Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m., with the exception of August and December. All meetings are open to the general public and are held in the Cannon Building, Conference Room A/Second Floor, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, in Dover.




    • June 21, 2019
    • June 22, 2019
    • Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, DC

    ANA Membership Assembly

    The ANA Membership Assembly is the governing and official voting body of the American Nurses Association (ANA). It identifies and discusses issues of concern to members and provides direction to the ANA Board of Directors.

    One of the key responsibilities of the ANA Membership Assembly is to determine policy and positions for the Association. The meeting of the ANA Membership Assembly provides a forum for discussion of critical nursing practice and policy issues and input from a broad cross section of nursing leaders.

    The ANA Membership Assembly is comprised of ANA members who are representatives from ANA’s constituent member organizations (C/SNAs), Individual Member Division(IMD), affiliated organizations, or members of the ANA Board of Directors.

    DNA Representatives:

    • Gary Alderson, DNA President
    • Leslie Verucci, DNA Past-President
    • Sarah J. Carmody, DNA Executive Director

    DNA Alternates:

    • Chris Otto, DNA Secretary
    • Jon Leeking, DNA Treasurer
    • July 04, 2019


    • July 09, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • July 10, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • 861 Silver Lake Blvd Dover DE 19904

    Delaware Board of Nursing

    Objective and Function
    The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

    The Board issues licenses to registered nurses (RNs), practical nurses (LPNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).

    The Board’s statutory authority is in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19. Delaware is a member of the interstate nurse licensure compact covered in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19A.

    Meetings
    The Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m., with the exception of August and December. All meetings are open to the general public and are held in the Cannon Building, Conference Room A/Second Floor, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, in Dover.




    • August 13, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • September 02, 2019


    • September 10, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • September 11, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • 861 Silver Lake Blvd Dover DE 19904

    Delaware Board of Nursing

    Objective and Function
    The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

    The Board issues licenses to registered nurses (RNs), practical nurses (LPNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).

    The Board’s statutory authority is in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19. Delaware is a member of the interstate nurse licensure compact covered in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19A.

    Meetings
    The Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m., with the exception of August and December. All meetings are open to the general public and are held in the Cannon Building, Conference Room A/Second Floor, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, in Dover.




    • October 08, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • October 09, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • 861 Silver Lake Blvd Dover DE 19904

    Delaware Board of Nursing

    Objective and Function
    The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

    The Board issues licenses to registered nurses (RNs), practical nurses (LPNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).

    The Board’s statutory authority is in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19. Delaware is a member of the interstate nurse licensure compact covered in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19A.

    Meetings
    The Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m., with the exception of August and December. All meetings are open to the general public and are held in the Cannon Building, Conference Room A/Second Floor, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, in Dover.




    • November 06, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • 861 Silver Lake Blvd Dover DE 19904

    Delaware Board of Nursing

    Objective and Function
    The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Nursing is to protect the public health, safety and welfare. To meet this objective to safeguard life and health, the Board develops standards for professional competency promulgates rules and regulations adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.

    The Board issues licenses to registered nurses (RNs), practical nurses (LPNs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs).

    The Board’s statutory authority is in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19. Delaware is a member of the interstate nurse licensure compact covered in 24 Del. C., Chapter 19A.

    Meetings
    The Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9:00 a.m., with the exception of August and December. All meetings are open to the general public and are held in the Cannon Building, Conference Room A/Second Floor, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, in Dover.




    • November 12, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

    • December 10, 2019
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    The Continuing Education Committee holds meetings the second Tuesday of the month from 4:00-6:00 pm. Due to the confidentiality of program submissions, these meetings are closed.

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