American Nurses Association
ABBR: ANA The only full-service professional organization representing the 3.1 million registered nurses in the U.S. It comprises 53 State Nurses Associations. The organization fosters high standards of nursing practice, promotes the economic and general welfare of nurses in the work environment, projects a realistic, positive view of nursing, and lobbies Congress and regulatory agencies about health care issues affecting nurses and the public.
SEE: Code for Nurses
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