Sacramento Chapter 2020 Nominations
Submission Deadline Update

The call for nominations for 2020 is open, deadline to apply is August 30th.

With ENA turning 50 next year, now is an exciting time to consider becoming more involved in the Sacramento Chapter.

Our chapter is large with nearly 600 members and stretches from the coast to Tahoe. Since chapter elections are just a month away, please consider stepping up and running for a position on the Sacramento Chapter Board.

Seizing the opportunity to step up and lead is a win-win. You get to be involved in shaping your professional organization as our members benefit from your talents. Know that the roles come with leadership support and training from National, and in the mix is help and support from those who have been in the Chapter and active board members for many years.

So whether you are an emerging or a tenured professional, please consider submitting your interest in running for a position to as soon as possible but no later than August 30, 2019.

Open Positions for 2020 are:
· President- Elect
· Treasurer
· Secretary

Application can be found here under Documents

Note, the length of the term is one year (Jan- Dec) with the exception of the president-elect (3 year commitment as president-elect, president, immediate past-president). Should you have questions, please be in touch.



Sacramento Chapter ENA President 2019
California ENA Treasurer Elect 2019
Cell 916-505-0446

Chapter Officers

Chapter Report to State Council

August 2019
June 6th OB for the ER nurse presentation with good turnout, dinner sponsored by Kaiser. Sponsored dinner planned for ER nurses day October 9th.

May 2019
Happy Nurses Week! Sacramento chapter has a meeting June 6th with a CE speaker on OB Emergencies, Kaiser is providing dinner and hosting us at their campus in Roseville. We are in the planning stages of an event for Emergency Nurses Week in October.

January 2019
Sacramento Chapter Cal ENA January 2019 Report Sacramento chapter has been planning a great year of education. Our first meeting of 2019 will be in February with Mary Gannon speaking about volunteering in disasters and Jen Denno speaking about healthcare advocacy. In April we are planning an education symposium led by our Education Chair, Liz Clifton. It will be a full day of great lectures, food, and vendors. We will have other education events in the months without state or national meetings.

November 2018
Sacramento Chapter, California ENA November Report Sacramento chapter had delegates attend the National Convention in September. We completed our chapter elections and have a new Board: President: Mariann Cosby President-Elect: Mary Gannon Treasurer: Andrea Perry Secretary: Jen Denno We also have the following Chairpersons: Paula Green, EMS; Liz Clifton, Education. We are planning a holiday dinner get-together in December.

July 2018
Our last meeting was held July 31st at Adventist Health Lodi Memorial Hospital where we had an ED physician presentation on aggressive resuscitation based on the latest evidence based practice. August 29th will be our next meeting at Sutter Gateway Oaks Conference Center where we will be discussing the General Assembly Resolutions, Bylaw amendments and CEN Jeopardy. We have put out a call for candidates for 2019 Chapter Officers with the plan to complete elections by the end of September.

May 2018
Sacramento Chapter is purchasing a $500 brick for the new building recognition and State Challenge support of ENA Foundation. Our next chapter meeting will be at Sutter Roseville Medical Center and will be a presentation on Active Shooter and Stop the Bleed Training on May 23, 2018 at 1800.

January 2018
December we held our annual Christmas dinner gathering at the Tower Cafe with white elephant gifts. We had and interesting discussion concerning the various nursing programs available for BS to MSN. We are planning an Education Event for 2018, more to follow.

November 2017
Since we last met at State Council the Sacramento Chapter has been busy! We held a CEN review course in Roseville through Solheim Enterprises. As anticipated we received great reviews from the participants. In addition we had an education event in October with topics on Caring for the Autistic and Body Modification. Our December meeting will again be a celebration held at Tower Café on December 13. We welcome our 2018 board, Sandy Piedra President, Mary Gannon President-Elect, Shante Brown Secretary, and Andrea Perry Treasurer.

August 2017
We have a CEN review course coming up August 30-31 by Solheim at Sutter Roseville Hospital in Roseville CA. Back by popular demand, we had a Chapter meeting and education event July 12 in Drug Trends and Concentrated Marijuana.

March 2017
We held our first education session and business meeting on February 8 in Sacramento. Our topic was on caring for the VAD patients in ED. The event was well attended and all attendees received 1 CE. Our next event will be April 5 on the topic of Emergency treatment of Congenital Heart Disease.

October 2016
Sacramento sent six delegates to General Assembly and Mark Denno was faculty for the National conference, speaking about ventilators for ED nurses. Our new Board for 2017: Jen Ruzicka-President Sandy Piedra-President-Elect Jeremy Elrod-Treasurer Jen Denno-Secretary. We are planning our annual end-of-year fun dinner meeting for December and look forward to a great New Year! Please visit our Sacramento Chapter ENA Facebook page: Click here

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