Advocacy Advisory Council

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Signup Deadline: 10-23-2020
Starts: 01-01-2021
Ends: 12-31-2021
Location: Online Opportunity

Description:

2021 Charges:  

  1. Review and identify public policy as it relates to advocacy in emergency nursing
  2. Generate ideas for program development and implementation related to government relations and advocacy.
  3. Assist in prioritizing advocacy efforts based on ENA’s organizational priorities
  4. Provide assistance to ENA State Government Affairs Chairs for assigned states

2021 Specific Criteria:

  • Must have extensive knowledge of public policy issues affecting emergency care and emergency nursing at the state and federal levels
  • Demonstrated advocacy involvement with ENA State Council/Chapter
  • Ability to serve for a two-year term
  • One onsite meeting at Day on the Hill required

2021 General Criteria for all committees (unless specifically noted) is as follows:

  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Professional writing and editing skills
    • Writing and/or editing samples may be required for consideration
  • Ability to provide expert and time-sensitive feedback on documents from external entities, as requested by the Association, on behalf of the President
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to use ENA Connect for committee activity (online)
  • Timely response to email and phone calls
  • Ability to participate in meetings via online video conference, phone or in person
    • Some committees require attendance at onsite meetings, requiring travel (expenses paid by ENA)
    • Review and agree to ENA’s travel policy and guidelines if applicable
    • Agree to participate in online video conferencing or conference calls and share documents via ENA Connect
  • In general, committee meetings, video conferences and conference calls are scheduled during ENA business days of Monday through Friday, however these meetings may take place outside of the general timeframe as needed.
  • Be accountable to ENA’s committee code of conduct, communication standards.

Qualifications:

RN
Current Chapter Leader
Current State Council Leader
Prior Chapter Leader
Prior State Council Leader

Volunteers Needed:

3 (3 open slots)

Experience Required:

See Opportunity Criteria for Details

Contact:

ENA Committees