Help Us Make This Blog the Best Resource for Nurses in Montana!

Help Us Make This Blog the Best Resource for Nurses in Montana! Hello Montana Nurses! Welcome to the Montana Nurses Association (MNA) blog! We’re thrilled… Read more

Honoring the Sacrifice: A Memorial Day Tribute from the Montana Nurses Association

Honoring the Sacrifice: A Memorial Day Tribute from the Montana Nurses Association As the warm sun rises over the vast and breathtaking landscapes of Montana,… Read more

Quick and Delicious Nutrient-Dense Meals for Busy Nurses: 4 Easy Recipes

Quick and Delicious Nutrient-Dense Meals for Busy Nurses: 4 Easy Recipes Being a nurse is a demanding profession that often leaves little time for meal… Read more

Celebrating Our Montana Nurses: National Nurses Week 2024

Celebrating Our Montana Nurses: National Nurses Week May 6-12, 2024 As we commence National Nurses Week, the Montana Nurses Association is honored to celebrate the… Read more

MNA Partners with MASN: Passage of Levies will Improve Health Outcomes

A parent in Billings School District 2 reached out to our professional nurse associations for comments about a recent “safety levy” and address some district… Read more

Spring APU Newsletter – 2024

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Nurturing the Nurturer: Prioritizing Mental Health Awareness Among Montana Nurses

Nurturing the Nurturer: Prioritizing Mental Health Awareness Among Montana Nurses In the demanding landscape of healthcare, nurses are the bedrock, tirelessly tending to the needs… Read more

Provider Update Registration

We have our annual provider updates coming up on May 8, 2024, at the MNA office in MT City and May 15, 2024, virtually via… Read more

Introducing the MNA’s New Biweekly Blog!

Introducing the MNA’s New Biweekly Blog! Dear Nurses, Healthcare Professionals, and Supporters, We are thrilled to announce the launch of the Montana Nurses Association’s newest… Read more

2023 Legislative Session

Learn more about MNA’s advocacy during the 2023 legislative session! 2023 Legislative Updates (Copy) Read more

Winter APU Newsletter – 2024

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Safe Staffing and Workplace Safety for RNs in Montana

In 2023, your Montana Nurses Association passed legislation to report workplace violence. MNA also introduced legislation to establish safe staffing standards in healthcare. Learn about… Read more

Board of Nursing proposes repeal of Continuing Education requirements

Stay up-to-date with the conversations surrounding the Montana Board of Nursing’s proposed repeal of ALL continuing education requirements for RNs and APRNs. Listen to the… Read more

Watchdog Alleges Pattern of Labor Law Violations by St. Peter’s Union-Busting Consultant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 27, 2023 Contact: Bob Funk | 406-461-6787 Watchdog Alleges Pattern of Labor Law Violations by St. Peter’s Union-Busting Consultant (Helena, MT)… Read more

RNs at St. Peters file for NLRB election

Support these nurses by signing their petition!  For Immediate Release: Media Advisory Wednesday, September 27, 2023 Contact:  Robin Haux, MNA Labor Program Director (robin@mtnurses.org /… Read more

Fall APU Newsletter-2023

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Barrett Hospital & HealthCare and MNA Local #16 settle first collective bargaining agreement

Montana Nurses Association (MNA) is pleased to announce that the first collective bargaining contract, between Barrett Hospital & HealthCare (BHH) in Dillon and MNA Local… Read more

HB590 signed into law

HB590 signed into law MNA has continued to address the rise in violence in the healthcare setting through legislation, education, and culture change. Keep in… Read more

May/June 2023 Newsletter

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February 2023 Newsletter

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APU Discussion Board

Collaborate with your peers on our APU Discussion Board using Padlet – Add questions, add comments, or just read what other’s are doing and seeing. … Read more

January 2023 Newsletter

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December 2022 Newletter

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October 2022 Newsletter

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September 2022 Newsletter

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August 2022 Newsletter

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July 2022 Newsletter

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March 2022 Newsletter

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Guidelines for Pharmacotherapeutic (Rx) Contact Hours

Guidelines for Pharmacotherapeutic (Rx) Contact Hours Advanced practice nurses with prescriptive authority are required to obtain pharmacotherapeutic credit for a certain portion of their contact… Read more

February 2022 Newsletter

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January 2022 Newsletter

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2022 Criteria Spotlights

Every month in 2022, we’ll be taking some time during our monthly calls to spotlight a specific accreditation criterion (or pair of criteria).  We look… Read more