‘I aim to build on what my predecessors have achieved’
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‘I aim to build on what my predecessors have achieved’

David Smith Chair, RCN’s Emergency Care Association

The new chair of the RCN’s Emergency Care Association describes his approach to some of the tasks he faces

When I was appointed chair of the RCN Emergency Care Association (ECA) at the end of 2019 my emotions were akin to when I took my first role in an emergency department (ED) as a newly qualified nurse, seven years ago: anxiety, excitement and a determination to make my role a success.

Emergency Nurse. 28, 3, 12-12. doi: 10.7748/en.28.3.12.s10

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