Nursing ResourcesThe sites listed below have been determined to be of interest and use to Indian Health Service, Tribal and Urban nurses. If you know of a site which could be useful to your peers, contact your NNLC Representative or e-mail the Site Manager with a description of the site and its URL (Internet address).
Nursing Professional Organizations
Office of Force Readiness and Deployment
The Commissioned Corps Readiness Force (CCRF) is a cadre of PHS officers, uniquely qualified by education and skills, that can be mobilized in times of extraordinary need and to provide leadership and expertise.
American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (A A A C N):
Advancing the art and science of ambulatory care nursing
Nursing World (A N A):
Home page for the American Nurses' Association (A N A)
American Nursing Informatics Association (A N I A):
Promoting nursing informatics through networking, research, education and professional activities
American Organization of Nurse Executives
National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association
U.S. Public Health Service Nursing
American Association of Critical Care Nurses
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
University of Wisconsin Green Bay
Nursing Center : Lipincott sponsored site with a variety of services including C E.
Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (A A A H C):
- CHILD WELFARE - National Foster Care Month focuses national attention on the needs of children and youth in foster care. The campaign encourages more citizens to get involved -- whether as their foster parents, volunteers, mentors, or employers, or in other ways. The Annie E. Casey Foundation and its direct services agency, Casey Family Services, are among the partner organizations involved in promoting stable and permanent family connections for children.
- COMMUNITY CHANGE
- ECONOMIC SECURITY
- JUVENILE JUSTICE
- SPECIAL INTEREST AREAS.
Ambulatory care standards and accreditation
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (J C A H O):
The latest in standards and surveys
Institute for Safe Medication Practice (I S M P):
How to prevent and control medication errors
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (A H R Q):
Evidence based practice
National Institute of Nursing Research:
Validating nursing practice
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Institute of Medicine
National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations
American Medical Informatics Association
Annie E. Casey Foundation : Kids count tables - indicators on all aspects of child and youth demographics - by race, by state, health, economics.
IF YOU ARE DRAFTING ANY PROPOSAL YOU WANT TO REFERENCE THIS WEBSITE FOR COMPARISON DATA.
M C N, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing:
Information to nurses practicing in perinatal, neonatal, midwifery and pediatric settings
American Association for the History of Nursing:
Learn about our roots
A world of nursing related sites
National Nurse Leadership Council By Laws [PDF - 82KB]
NNLC Nursing Issues of Concern [PDF - 29KB]
Executive Summary from 1998 Nurse Retention Survey
Executive Summary [PDF - 95KB]