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Press contact: 

Kanaka Sathasivan
Director of Communications
512-452-0645 x 130

Recent press releases: 

Nurses Take Action on Gun Violence

Comprehensive Workplace Violence Prevention Measures Could Address 70% of all Workplace Assaults

Chicago Shooting Underscores Need for Comprehensive Workplace Violence Prevention

News About TNA
Tuesday, September 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
#NursesWhoTweet: Ready to be a TNA Social Media Ambassador? »
We want YOUR help in reaching nurses on social media in exciting new ways Social media has made it easier than ever for...
Thursday, August 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stipends available for Healthier Texas Summit »
The Healthier Texas Summit , presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, will include everything from TEDx-style lig...
Monday, August 5, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Statement on El Paso »
Our hearts go out to those affected by the shooting in El Paso.  We condemn this terrible act and recognize that raci...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Nurses, This is Our Time: Policy Summit and HOD 2019 »
    On Friday, June 7, and Saturday, June 9, more than 150 nurses gathe...
Monday, April 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Putting Nurses in Office »
The Texas Nurses Association’s Nurses in Office initiative hopes to bring nurses into positions of political power by enco...
Friday, January 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
John Levis Brown, Long-Time TNA Staff Member Passes »
John Levis “J.L.” Brown, long-time TNA staff member, passed away on Dec. 22, 2018 after a four-year battle with dementia....
Wednesday, December 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 Retrospective »
As 2018 comes to a close, we pause to reflect on all we’ve accomplished the past year. It wouldn’t have been possible with...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
A New Home for TNA »
After nearly two years of work, the Texas Nurses Association has moved to a new location: 4807 Spicewood Springs Rd...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
TNA Staff on the Go »
By Cindy Zolnierek, PhD, RN Executive Director Texas Nurses Association Government Affairs Director Andy Cates trav...
Wednesday, August 30, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Resources for Nurses Affected by Hurricane Harvey »
The Texas Nurses Association has compiled a list of resources for nurses affected by Hurricane Harvey. Check back for...
Thursday, August 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Answer to All Your Nursing Practice Questions »
By Andrew Cates, General Counsel and Director of Government Affairs, Texas Nurses Association   More than 100 y...
Friday, May 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Job Opening: TPAPN Case Manager »
The Texas Peer Assistance Program for Nurses (TPAPN) is seeking a Case Manager to support nurse participants in its progra...
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 TNA Ballot Candidates »
The Texas Nurses Association’s Nominating Committee announced on Dec. 15, 2016, the following proposed ballot. Candidate p...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TNA Proposed Ballot 2017 »
Proposed Ballot slated by the TNA Nominating Committee on December 15, 2016 Candidate positions for ballot placement...
Monday, December 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Nurses Association Legislative Watch Party Locations/Contacts »
Andrew Cates, TNA’s Government Affairs Director, will share an insider view of what to expect as we head in...
Monday, November 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get ready for TNA’s 2017 Nurse Day at the Capitol »
  By Catherine White, TNA Staff   Mark your calendar for TNA’s 2017 Nurse Day at the Capitol , schedul...
Monday, October 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Let's Get Connected »
  In October, the Texas Nurses Association online member community was upgraded and we think you are going to love...
Tuesday, August 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
What is the APRN Alliance? »
   The APRN Alliance is a partnership of APRN organizations that seek to advance common interests with a un...
Monday, August 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Job Posting: Case Manager »
Job Description The Texas Peer Assistance Program for Nurses (TPAPN) is seeking a Case Manager to monitor nurse partic...
Thursday, May 26, 2016   (2 Comments - view/add)
VA Proposes APRN Full Practice »
Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs issued a proposed rule to permit full practice authority of all advan...
Thursday, April 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
TNA executive director addresses Texas House Select Committee on Mental Health »
    By Cindy Zolnierek, PhD, RN Executive Director, Texas Nurses Association April 28, 2016...
Monday, April 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
House of Delegates Celebrates Nursing and TNA »
   Left : Cindy Zolnierek and Margie Dorman-O'Donnell / Right : Marie Manthey...
Friday, April 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
2016 Legacy Awards Banquet Gallery »
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Thursday, April 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
House of Delegates/Legacy Banquet Schedule of Events »
   — Are you ready?—   There's lots to do We've got a busy few days coming up with the 2016...
Tuesday, March 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seeking TPAPN Program Director »
  The Texas Nurses Association is seeking a Program Director to oversee and guide the various components of the...
Monday, March 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACES Plus Foundation Seeking Associate Program Director »
Associate Program Director   NACES Plus Foundation, an affiliate of the Texas Nurses Association, is seekin...
Monday, February 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
APRN Legislative Day »
    Top:  Over 300 attendees gathered at the Bob Bullock Museum Monday to talk about advanced pr...
Monday, February 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thursday, January 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
TNA seeking Program Director for Texas Peer Assistance Program for Nurses »
The Texas Nurses Association is seeking a Program Director to oversee and guide the various components of the Texas Peer A...
Monday, November 16, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The HERO Harbinger »
    By Andrew Cates General Counsel and Director of Government Affairs     Just a cou...
Thursday, November 12, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
Texas Nurses Association joins with nurse groups urging Gov. Abbott to support APRN full practice »
Three nursing organizations are urging the governor to address shortages in veterans’ health care by allowing APRNs to pra...

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