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Election Day 2006: It’s nurses’ time to be heard!

Make your voice heard on election day.

Update on Medicare Part D prescription drug program

Medicare's prescription drug program recuperates from its rocky debut; ANA endorses the Medicare Quality Enhancement Act.

Improving pain management: Call to action

Less pain means a great gain for patients. Learn about ANA's agenda to improve the management of chronic and acute pain.

Nursing’s quality crosswalk

To promote optimal patient outcomes, ANA's National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators identifies crucial nursing and patient care efforts that affect patient outcomes and safety.

Violence in the healthcare workplace

From verbal threats to all-out physical assault, violence takes a huge toll in the healthcare workplace.

Urge Congress to invest in nursing. Oppose the Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act.

The American Nurses Association (ANA) is seeking an increase of $25 million in FY 2007 funding for the Nursing Workforce Development programs administered by...

Chemical soup

ANA and state associations work to protect nurses and the environment from chemicals.

Foundations for Practice and Action: Scope and Standards for Practice

New standards are a call to action.

Chemicals before breakfast

Why the cosmetics industry needs a makeover.

Seasonal influenza immunization for healthcare workers gains attention

Flu season approaches. Protect yourself and your patients by getting immunized.

The legacy continues

A new era unfolds.

Getting a clearer picture on delegation

ANA and NCSBN team up to create a joint statement on delegation.