ANA exists to advance the nursing profession by:
- Fostering high standards of nursing practice;
- Promoting a safe and ethical work environment;
- Bolstering the health and wellness of nurses; and
- Advocating on health care issues that affect nurses and the public.
Because ANA represents the interests of all registered nurses, we are here to support you to reach your full potential. From career development resources to lobbying Congress on the issues that affect nurses, we are here every step of the way.
When individual nurses achieve their full potential and unite with others, ANA can accomplish its mission: