The College of Emergency Nursing Australasia (CENA) is the peak professional association representing emergency nurses. There are large numbers of nurses working in emergency and many more in circumstances which see them providing emergency care to patients outside of emergency departments. This includes nurses working in small regional and rural hospitals, health care centres and flight nurses. CENA represents a total of approximately 1200 nurses nationally and internationally.
Full Membership is open to all registered nurses and enrolled nurses. Associate Membership is available to medical and paramedical professional.
The 2018 International Conference for Emergency Nurses (ICEN) will held in Melbourne (VIC) 10th – 12th October 2018 at Pullman Albert Park.
We look forward to celebrating and enhancing our amazing profession with you at the 16thInternational Conference for Emergency Nursing.
CENA Strategic Plan
The Board of Directors is pleased to provide members with the Strategic Plan for 2017 – 2018. This document outlines many of the desirable outcomes and associated activities that the College will pursue to maintain its alignment with the historical vision and purpose of the College. The document, is a contemporary framework to focus the efforts of the Board, while still providing space for flexibility to pursue opportunities relating to vision.
Tasmanian Health Service
Department of Emergency Medicine
Are you looking for a change?
Come to Hobart, Tasmania’s capital city. It has many historic buildings, parks and gardens, museums, galleries and markets, cultural events and festivals, great food and produce, bushland and spectacular scenery and great proximity to other attractions. Hobart offers many lifestyle advantages and choices, short distances make it possible to live in rural tranquility while commuting to a city job or to relax on an uncrowded beach or pursue more active pursuits outside of working hours.
The Tasmanian Health Service is offering several opportunities for Registered Nurses interested in working at the Royal Hobart Hospital’s Department of Emergency Medicine.
The Royal Hobart Hospital is the tertiary referral and largest hospital in Tasmania. The Department see both adult and paediatric presentations, it also has a short stay unit. We are committed to maintaining and improving the health and well-being of the people of Tasmania; it provides a comprehensive range of high quality, accessible hospital and related services and has an excellent nursing professional development program.
Duties: This role presents a great opportunity to practice at a beginner to expert level supported by a transition to emergency nursing program. Joining the Royal Hobart Emergency Department Team, you will provide high quality nursing care, aimed at improving patient health outcomes with a supportive multidisciplinary emergency department team.
Assessing individual patient needs, you will plan, implement or coordinate appropriate service delivery from a range of accepted options. You will also provide support and guidance to newer or less experienced staff, Enrolled Nurses, student nurses and other workers providing basic nursing care.
Salary: $60,792 to $83,194 per annum plus superannuation and access to salary packaging
Period of Employment: Permanent full-time and part-time shift work (fully rotational), working up to 76 hours per fortnight. Hours will be negotiated with successful applicants.
For further information please contact Tony Bradley on 0428 998 729 or email email@example.com.
Applications close: 31 March 2018
Vacancy No: 516244
CENA Professional Development
CENA offers a variety of professional development opportunities at discounted rates for members.
The CENA Affiliation Program establishes formal links with other emergency nursing and health care organisations to foster relationships that facilitate and enhance the aims and objectives of each organisation.