Meeting Schedule

All CTENA Members Welcome!

CTENA 2020 Meetings will be held the third Wednesday of the month at 6pm.  

Middlesex Hospital will host meetings in the South 4 Conference Room


*Additional info will be posted for specifics on Dinner+Learn events when available.

For information:

Please contact the CTENA 2020 President, Rachael Smith, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CCRN for information and specifics at rachael.ak.smith@gmail.com

Members whom are not able to attend a meeting and wish minutes, can contact the 2020 CTENA Secretary,  Renee Malaro, MSN, RN, TCRN at: reneemarie96@hotmail.com


2020 Events

December 3rd, 2019
ADVANCE
8 AM at Shoreline Clinic in Westbrook


January 15th, 2020 

Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital


February 19th, 2020

Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital


March 18th, 2020

Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital


April 15th, 2020

Board Meeting / Dinner & Learn - Middlesex Hospital

Topic TBD


May 20th, 2020

Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital


June 17th, 2020

Board Meeting / Dinner & Learn - Middlesex Hospital

Topic TBD


July 2020

Closed Board Meeting - TBD


August 19th, 2020 

Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital


September 2nd, 2020

Resolutions - Middlesex Hospital


October 21st, 2020

Board Meeting / Dinner & Learn - Middlesex Hospital

Topic TBD


November 18th, 2020

Closed Board Meeting - TBD


December 2020

ADVANCE - TBD


2019 EVENTS

  • December 6th, 2018
    ADVANCE 2019 - Shoreline, Westbrook
  • January 16th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room
  • February  20th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital - Due to weather the CTENA Board Meeting is cancelled. It will be rescheduled at a later date.
  • March 20th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Bardenheier Conference Room
  • April 11th, 2019
    Join the Connecticut Emergency Nurses Association And your Nursing Peers For a “Night of Networking”, 6-8pm, Gouveia Vineyards, 1339 Whirlwind Hill Rd, Wallingford, CT
  • April 17th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room
  • April 24-25th, 2019
    NERS – Newport, Rhode Island
  • May 15th, 2019
    Board Meeting/Dinner & Learn - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Bardenheier Conference Room
  • June 19th, 2019
    Board Meeting/Dinner & Learn - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown -  Bardenheier Conference Room
  • September 18th, 2019
    Resolutions for National – Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room
  • October 16th, 2019
    Board Meeting/Dinner&Learn - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room - CANCELLED
  • October 30th, 2019
    ASCEND Conference - see ASCEND under education


  • November 20th, 2019   Closed Board Financial Planning Meeting  


  • ADVANCE ~  December 3rd, 2019 ~ 8 AM at Shoreline Clinic in Westbrook ~


                        

2018 Events

  • December 6th, 2017
    ADVANCE 2018 - Backus Hospital
    Click here for more information on attending.
  • January 10th, 2018
    NERS Planning/Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown 
  • February  7th, 2018
    NERS Planning - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • February 22nd, 2018
    Board Meeting - Backus Hospital, Norwich 
  • March 8th, 2018
    Dinner+Learn:"Radiology for ED RN" -  Midstate Medical Center, Meriden 
    click here for info
  • March 8th, 2018
    NERS Meeting  -  Midstate Medical Center, Meriden
  • March 28th, 2018
    NERS Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • April 7th, 2018
    NCC Instructor Course 0800-1700 - YNHH - George Street, New Haven
  • April 11th, 2018
    NERS Planning - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • April 19-20, 2018
    NERS - Foxwoods Casino
  • May
    Dinner+Learn: (pedi) - Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, New London
  • May 14th, 2018
    TNCC/ENPC Instructor - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • June 7-8, 2018
    CEN Review Course 0800-1700 - Backus Support Office, Norwich
  • June  27th, 2018
    Dinner+Learn: "Stop The Bleed" - Backus Hospital, Norwich
    click here for info
  • July 19th 2018
    Goodwin conference room. Bring a potluck item to share. - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • September 12th, 2018 
    Resolutions for National - Backus Hospital, Norwich​
  • October 9th, 2018
    Dinner+Learn:"Pediatric Injury Prevention" - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
    click here for info
  • November 7th, 2018
    ASCEND Conference - Hartford Hospital Campus
    (see ASCEND page for detailed info)
  • November 28th, 2018
    Finance Meeting - VA Hospital, West Haven
  • December 6th, 2018
    ADVANCE 2019 - Shoreline, Westbrook

2017 Events

  • November 30th, 2016
    ADVANCE 2017 - Bristol Hospital
  • January 12th, 2017
    Courage Conference Room, Farmington
  • February 23rd, 2017
    Windham
  • March 21st, 2017
    Midstate - Dinner&Learn
    "Millennial & Generation Z"
    click here for info
  • April 10th, 2017
    St Francis
  • May 10th, 2017
    YNHH - Shoreline Campus -
    "Dangers of Illegal Prescription Drug Factories"
    click here for information
  • June 1st, 2017
    Backus
    Dinner and Learn
    "Strangulation ~ Prelude to Homicide"
    click here for information
  • July 13th, 2017
    closed meeting
  • September 6th, 2017
    Middlesex (Resolutions)
  • October 12th, 2017
    THOCC, New Britain
    Dinner & Learn
    "Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome"
    click here for info
  • November 1st, 2017
    ASCEND - Cromwell

2016 Events

  • December  9th, 2015
    ADVANCE 2016
    John Dempsey Hospital/UCONN
  • January 14th, 2016
    HHC Connect, Batterson Park Road, Farmington
  • February 24th, 2016
    Saint Francis Hospital
  • March 16th, 2016
    Bristol Hospital
    Dinner & Learn
    "Metabolic Emergencies"
    please click here
  • April 6th, 2016
    Midstate Medical Center
  • May 12th, 2016
    Shoreline Medical Center
    Forensic Examiners (SAFE) Program Presentation
    click here for more information
  • June 8th, 2016
    THOCC, New Britain Campus
    "Hyperglycemic Emergencies"
    for more information click here
  • July 6th, 2016
    Board Retreat, Ellington, CT
  • September 8th, 2016
    Middlesex Hospital (Resolutions)
  • October 12th, 2016
    CCMC
    Dinner & Learn
    click here for info to register
    "Stabilization of the pediatric patient prior to transport to inter facility transport"
  • November 10th, 2016
    ASCEND - Crowne Plaza, Cromwell, CT
  • November 15th, 2016
    TBD - Board Members only

2015 Events

  • December 4th, 2014
    Bristol Hospital
    ADVANCE - 2015
    (minutes)
  • January 14th, 2015
    Farmington
    Board meeting
    (minutes)
  • February 24th, 2015
    Middlesex
    Board meeting
  • March 25th, 2015
    Midstate
    Board Meeting
    (minutes)
    Dinner & Learn
    "Open Fractures" presented by Matt Razon, PA-C,
    click here for info
  • April 30th, 2015
    Saint Francis
    Board Meeting
    (minutes)
  • May 20th, 2015
    Stamford
    Board Meeting;
    Dinner & learn
    "Updates on Cardiac & Respiratory Emergencies"
    click here for info
  • June 4th, 2015
    Windham
    Dinner & learn 
    "Emergency Medicine Update"
    click here for info
  • July 15th, 2015
    closed
    (minutes)
  • September 22nd, 2015
    Middlesex
    Board Meeting & Resolutions for national
  • October 22nd, 2015
    CCMC, Hartford
    (minutes)
    Dinner & learn
    "Bedside Handoff Report"
  • November 10th,2015
    ASCEND - 2015
    Crowne Plaza, Cromwell

2014 Events

  • December 3rd, 2013
    ADVANCE - 2014
    (minutes)
    St Francis Hospital & Medical Center
  • January 8th, 2014
    Middlesex Hospital
    NERS planning meeting
  • January 13th, 2014
    Bristol Hospital
    (minutes)
    board meeting
  • February 17th, 2014
    Bristol Hospital
    ASCEND meeting
  • February 19th, 2014
    Middlesex Hospital
    NERS planning meeting
  • February 27th, 2014
    Sponsor Hospital (minutes)
    "Saving The Brain in the ED"
    Click here for info
  • March 11th, 2014
    Middlesex Hospital
    NERS planning meeting
  • March 20th, 2014
    Waterbury Hospital
    (minutes)
    Bizzozero Conference Room
  • April 17-18
    Mystic Hilton
    N E R S
  • May 20th,2014
    Hartford Hospital
    (minutes)
    "Necrotising Fascitis of the Abd:A Case Study"
    Click here for info
  • June 3rd, 2014
    St Francis Hospital
    (minutes)
    "A Team Approach to the Care of Burns & Skin Disorders in Children."
    Click here for info
    July 22nd, 2014
    Sue's House
    (minutes)
    Closed board meeting
  • September 18th, 2014
    Backus Hospital
    No meeting, Educational
    click here
  • September 23rd, 2014
    Middlesex (Resolutions)
  • October 7-11
    Indianapolis, Indiana
    National ENA Conference
  • November 5th, 2014
    ASCEND

2013 Events

  • December 4th, 2012
    ADVANCE - 2013
    (minutes)
    Sponsor Hospital, New Haven
  • January 16th, 2013 
    Sponsor Hospital, New Haven
    (minutes)
  • March 13th, 2013
    Hartford Hospital
    (minutes)
  • March 27th, 2013     
    Midstate Medical Center
    Implementing a Nurse Driven UGPIV Program in the ED
    Click here for details
  • April 3rd, 2013
    NERS planning
    Middlesex
  • April 10th, 2013
    CCMC, Hartford
    (minutes)
    Recognition of Child Abuse in the ED
    click here for details
  • May 1st, 2013
    NERS meeting/Bristol
  • May 15th,2013
    Bristol Hospital
    (minutes)
  • June 12th,2013
    THOCC, New Britain (Ed.)
    Acquired Hemophilia
    click here for details
  • June 26th, 2013
    ASCEND planning meeting
    UCONN 1730
  • September 11th,2013
    Middlesex Hospital (Resolutions)
    (minutes)
  • October 9th,2013
    Backus Hospital (Ed.)
    click here for details
    (minutes)
    "Healthy Work Environment: What it is, How can I get it & Why should I care."
  • October 30th, 2013
    ASCEND planning/ TBA
  • November 6th, 2013
    ASCEND
    Coco Key's, Waterbury 

2012 Events

  • December 7th, 2011  
    ADVANCE  2012 
  • January 17th
    St Francis Hospital
  • February 28th
    UCONN Health Center
    "Sepsis"
    CEU's awarded
    click here for info
  • March 28th
    Bristol Hospital (Level E)
  • April 19th
    THOCC
    CEU's awarded
    "The Role of the I.O. Needle in Clinical Practice"
    click here for info
  • May 16th
    Middlesex Hospital
  • June 20th
    Midstate Medical Center
    "Don't Taz me Bro": the effects of Tazers on The Agitated Patient 
    click here for info
  • August 27th
    Sponsor Hospital
    New Haven
    (Resolutions for National)
  • October 2nd
    William T. Backus Hospital
    "Solid Organ Injuries"
    click here for info
  • October 23rd
    ASCEND Committee Prep Meeting
    Middlesex
  • November 8th
    ASCEND
    click here for more info

2011 Events

  • January 11th,2011 
    ADVANCE -  2011
    Midstate Medical Center
    click here for meeting minutes
  • February 23rd,2011
    Midstate Medical Center
    click here for meeting minutes
  • March 9th,2011
    Bristol Hospital
    Caring for Adult  Alcohol Withdrawal
    for more info click here
  • April 13th,2011
    UCONN Keller Auditorium
    Farmington, CT
    Small Victims, Big Challenges: Pediatric Triage, Treatment and Recovery in Disasters
    for more info click here
  • May 18th, 2011
    Sponsor Hospital, New Haven
    "Initial Treatment + Management"
    for more info  click here
  • June 7th,2011
    The Hospital of Central CT
    New Britain, CT
    Board Meeting
  • September 6th,2011
    Resolutions Meeting
    Middlesex Hospital
    Middletown, CT
  • October 5th,2011
    Marriott Conference Center
    Rocky Hill, CT
    "Strategies to Assist Individuals with Special Needs"
    for more info & to attend click here
  • October 26th,2011
    ASCEND Meeting
    Rocky Hill Volunteer Ambulance
  • November 10th, 2011
    ASCEND
    Coco Key Convention Center
    Waterbury, CT

2010 Events

  • January 20th, 2010
    ADVANCE
    CHA Wallingford
  • 2-23-2010
    Manchester Memorial Hospital   Speaker: Marge Letitia
    Congenital Heart 2-2010
  • 3-18-2010
    Bristol Hospital
  • 4-21-2010
    Midstate Medical Center
    Speaker:Dr.David Shapiro
    Case Study Blunt Abdominal Trauma
    For information on attending click here 
  • 5/20/2010
    The Hospital of Central CT
  • 6/16/2010
    Midstate Medical Center
    June Hot Topic dinner and learn presentation "Burns" 
    For information on attending  click here
  • 7/20/2010
    St. Mary's Hospital
    ASCEND Planning  www.stmh.org
  • 9-15-2010
    Middlesex Hospital
    Resolutions for National Conference
  • 10-19-2010
    ASCEND Meeting
    Rocky Hill Vol.Amb/Fire Complex
  • 11-4-2010
    ASCEND
    Rocky Hill Marriott

2009 Events

  • January 6th,2009
    ADVANCE  

    Connecticut Hospital Association
    Wallingford   
  • February 26th
    Bristol Hospital
  • March 24th
    Hospital of St Raphael
    Click here for Deb Civello's presentation:    Pediatric Sedation2 
  • May 20th
    The Hospital of Central CT
  • June 30th
    Manchester - ECHN
    Topic:  From The Heart: STEMI Update
    for more info click here:   
    STEMI_6-30-09
    Speaker: Anthony E. Kepler, RN, EMT-P, Certified Safety Professional
  • September 24th
    Middlesex Hospital
    State Meeting
  • October 29th
    Rocky Hill Vol. Amb/Fire Complex
  • November
    ASCEND
    Rocky Hill Marriott 
  • December 3rd
    Rocky Hill Vol. Amb/Fire Complex
    3050 Main St.
    Rocky Hill, CT 06067