Below are some essential website links for CRONA members. To visit a website, just click on its title.
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is the world’s largest specialty nursing organization, established in 1969 to help educate nurses working in intensive care units.
American Heart Association
American Heart Association Locate a class near you for BLS, ACLS, PALS, Etc. Phone:Customer Service Center at 1-877-AHA-4CPR
California Board of Registered Nursing
The California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) Web Site provides contact information, officers, calendar, license information, diversionary program, disciplinary actions, Nurse Practice Act and publications.
California Department of Health Services
The California Department of Health Services provides information about public health services,programs,health statistics, health professional licensure and more.
California Department of Industrial Relations: Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC)
If I want to: Know my rights Know what to do when I get hurt Find a fact sheet Find a form Find a DWC office Contact DWC
California Nurses Association (CNA)
The California Nurses Association (CNA) is the largest and fastest-growing Registered Nurse association in the nation, and is dedicated to providing a voice for nurses and a vision for healthcare. Founded in 1903, CNA represents over 65,000 members in California, and thousands more across the country through the National Nurses Organizing Committee (NNOC).
Department of Industrial Relations
Information related to wages, hours and working conditions in the California Labor Code
Division of Labor Standards Enforcement – Home Page
California Department Of Industrial Relations – Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) website has information regarding California’s laws regarding wages and hours, overtime rules, alternative work week, break and meal break, file a wage claim, and check check new laws
The Joint Commission
Since 1951, the Joint Commission evaluates and accredits nearly 17000 health care organizations and programs in the United States.
National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is a federal agency that administers the National Labor Relations Act by: Conducting elections to determine whether or not employees want union representation Investigating and remedying unfair labor practices by employers and unions The regional office for this area is: Oakland (Region 32) Oakland Federal Building 1301 Clay Street, Room 300-N Oakland, CA 94612-5211 Regional Director: Alan B. Reichard Hours of Operation: 8:30 am-5:00 pm (PST) TEL: (510) 637-3300 FAX: (510) 637-3315
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration – (OSHA) is the department of the US government with the responsibility to ensure safety and healthful work environments.
CRONA Safevote Instruction Page
Safevote Instruction Page for CRONA Voting for 2011