Events Calendar

Convention 2019

10.17.2019 - 10.18.2019

2019-10-17 2019-10-18 America/New_York Convention 2019 http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/11335 MNA MNA donotreply@massnurses.org


  

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Schedule


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Wednesday, October 16

       
 

6:30–9 p.m.

 

Reception/Entertainment


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Thursday, October 17

       
 

7:30–8:15 a.m.

 

Breakfast, registration, exhibits and silent auction opens

 

8:15–8:30 a.m.

 

MNA Announcements and Updates, Donna Kelly-Williams, RN

 

8:309:30 a.m.

 

Keynote Speaker: Judy Sheridan-González, RN, President, New York State Nurses Association - “Nurses United to Protect Patients’ Health & Safety”

 

9:309:40 a.m.

 

Unite Here; Union Representative, MGM Grand

 

9:4010:30 a.m.

 

Bargaining Unit Reports

 

10:30 11:00 a.m.

 

Breaks, exhibits, and silent auction

 

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.

 

“Stories from the Bedside: Learning from Our Past to Strengthen Our Future”

 

12:302:00 p.m.

 

Lunch, exhibits, silent auction

 

12:302:00 p.m.

 

Unit 7 Annual Meeting and lunch

 

2:00 p.m.

 

Business Meeting  - MNA 2025

 

5 p.m.

 

Job Action; wear your MNA blues

 

6:309 p.m.

 

Awards Dinner

 

911:00 p.m.

 

Nurses’ Fun Night: Bowling & MGM venue activities

       

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Friday, October 18

       
 

7–8:30 a.m.

 

Registration, breakfast

 

8:30 a.m.

 

Silent Auction closes

 

8–9 a.m.

 

MNA PAC Meeting

 

8–9 a.m.

 

Mass Student Nurses Association Meeting

 

99:15 a.m.

 

MNA Announcements & speaker Introduction Donna Kelly-Williams, RN

 

9:15–10:45 a.m.

 

“Building Solidarity Within & Beyond Our Nursing Workforce” Barbara Madeloni, PhD, Education Coordinator/Labor Notes, & Past President/Massachusetts Teachers Association

 

10:45–11 a.m.

 

Break

 

11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

 

“Bet Your Bottom Dollar: We Can Win This Battle” Donna White, RN, PhD, CADAC-II, LADC-I, Addiction Specialist

       

 


Information

MGM Casino
One MGM Way
Springfield, MA 01103

Hotel Accomodations: The reduced room rate of $149 per night, plus tax, and $10.00 resort fee is available until September 16, 2019. Book online at: https://book.passkey.com/go/SMAS1016SP.

Chemical Sensitivity: Attendees are requested to avoid wearing scented personal products when attending the 2019 MNA Convention. Scents may trigger responses in those with chemical sensitivity.

Contact Hours: Contact hours will be provided for four of the educational sessions for this two-day conference (Nurses United to Protect Patients' Health, Stories from the Bedside, Building Solidarity Within & Beyond Our Nursing Workforce and Bet Your Bottom Dollar: We Can Win This Battle). These programs meet the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing for a total of 6.2 contact hours for relicensure. In terms of specialty certification, these programs will provide a total of 5.1 contact hours. MNA is accredited, as a provider of nursing education by the American Nurses' Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

To successfully complete a program and receive contact hours, you must: 1) sign in, 2) be present for the entire time period of the session, and 3) complete the evaluation.

Questions: call the MNA's Division of Nursing at: 800.882.2056 x727

Registrations can also be made by phone. Call Theresa at 781.830.5727.


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