ENA and Carolyn Jones Productions Offer Free Access to “In Case of an Emergency”

SCHAUMBURG, Illinois., 22 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to test their mental health and well-being, emergency nurses need the support of family and friends more than ever, so that of the community.

To help foster a better understanding of emergency nurses – the great people they are and the incredible work they do – the Association of Emergency Nurses, Carolyn Jones Productions and Kino Lorber have teamed up to provide a week of free digital access to watch the award-winning film “In case of emergency” documentary.

The film, which takes a powerful look at the important role emergency nurses play in healthcare amid a myriad of societal challenges, will be available for free from 24 Nov Dec 1 To kinonow.com/incaseofemergency.

“With the emotional well-being of nurses so fragile at this time, it is essential to understand friends and family, as the work of emergency nurses is impossible for strangers to understand,” said the director. Carolyn Jones noted. “This is a great opportunity for the public to hear the true story of emergency nurses and, in return, show compassion and support to the nurses who have given so much over the past two years. “

President of ENA Ron kraus, MSN, RN, EMT, CEN, ACNS-BC, TCRN, said emergency room nurses alone carry the weight of their work and bury their emotions, which is why he encouraged ENA members and nurses emergency to share “In case of emergency” with their loved ones. those.

“The film gives voice to the pain, grief, exhaustion and frustration experienced by emergency nurses – emotions amplified by the pandemic, but things we don’t talk about enough,” Kraus explained. . “‘In Case of an Emergency’ is a must. Send the link to everyone you know so we can promote and value emergency nurses around the world.”

In addition, the ENA recently published the “In Case of Emergency” Reflection Guide which features more than a dozen interviews on key health care and emergency nursing topics featured in the movie. Nurses can receive one contact hour credit for viewing these vignettes and reflecting on feedback from their peers. Visit www.ena.org/enp to access the Reflection Guide and the Complete Film Study Guide.

“In Case of Emergency” premiered in 2020 and has received numerous accolades, including the United Nations Association Film Festival’s Best Documentary Award and the GlobeDocs 2020 Audience Award for Best Film.

About the Association of Emergency Nurses
The Association of Emergency Nurses is the premier professional nursing association dedicated to defining the future of emergency nursing through advocacy, education, research, innovation and leadership. Founded in 1970, the ENA has proven to be an indispensable resource for the global emergency nursing community. With more than 50,000 members worldwide, ENA advocates for patient safety, develops leading standards of practice and guidelines, and guides public policy in emergency health care. ENA members have expertise in triage, patient care, disaster preparedness and all aspects of emergency care. Further information is available at www.ena.org.

ENA media contact:
Dan Campana
Communication director
[email protected]

SOURCE Association of Emergency Nurses

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