May 28, 2020
One of the first actions the General Assembly should take this session is to bring the SAVE Act (SB 143/HB 185) to the floor of both chambers for votes. Giving North Carolinians better access to quality care is paramount during this pandemic response.
May 21, 2020
NCNA and NCAOHN urge employers to continue taking measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Apr 21, 2020
NCNA does not feel North Carolina has reached the necessary milestones to "flatten the curve" to warrant any updates to the Governor's stay-at-home order at this time.
Apr 02, 2020
During testimony before the North Carolina General Assembly, leaders from the North Carolina Nurses Association (NCNA) offered a dire account on the state's ability to protect front line healthcare workers from catching coronavirus.
Mar 09, 2020
Last week brought sobering news to North Carolina, with the announcement that at least two people in the state have contracted the novel coronavirus.
Sep 25, 2019
The North Carolina Nurses Association (NCNA) is welcoming new leaders and recognizing nurses and organizations that are helping drive Nursing Forward® in North Carolina. Roughly 550 nurses, nursing students, and guests gathered at the M.C.
May 06, 2019
By NCNA President Elaine M. Scherer, MAEd, BSN, RN National Nurses Week was first declared 26 years ago in 1993 to celebrate and elevate the nursing profession.
Apr 16, 2019
NCNA and 12 other organizations are throwing their support behind House Bill 655, the NC Health Care of Working Families Act.
Apr 01, 2019
Lab coats will be taking over the General Assembly on Wednesday, April 3, as more than a thousand nurses and nurse advocates descend on Raleigh for the 2019 Nurses Day at the Legislature.
Feb 26, 2019
Sen. Hise, Rep. Dobson and a bipartisan group of legislators have introduced the SAVE Act, which will grant Full Practice Authority to Advanced Practice Registered Nurses in North Carolina.