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Nursing Associations

Code: TN-5000.6300

Organizations whose members are nurses who have affiliated for the purpose of promoting mutual interests, participating in professional seminars and conferences, networking with their peers, subscribing to medical journals and other publications, and taking advantage of other opportunities for continuing professional development. Many nursing associations set standards regarding the qualifications and performance of members, accept and investigate complaints from the public regarding the practices of members and maintain referral services through which residents who require nursing services are referred to members.

See Also:

Nursing Care Volunteer Opportunities (PX-3000.6500)

Home Nursing (LT-2800.3100)

Nursing Registries (LH-2600.6050)

Nursing Schools (HD-6000.6200-500)