Links

American College of Healthcare Executives - The professional society of healthcare executives to which many nursing leaders belong; sponsors educational activities and offers certification.

American Nurses Credentialing Center - Responsible for accreditation in over 30 specialties of nursing practice; coordinates all Magnet Nursing Recognition Program activities.

American Organization of Nurse Executives - National professional organization for nursing leaders.

American Nurses Association - Professional Association representing Registered Nurses nationwide.

Discover Nursing Website - For those interested in a Nursing Career.

ExceptionalNurse.com - A non-profit 501(c)3 resource network committed to inclusion of more people with disabilities in the nursing profession.

Florida Board of Nursing Website - Information about nursing licensure in the State of Florida.

Florida Center for Nursing - Responsible for addressing nursing supply and demand issues in the state. The website is a repository of significant workforce information for Florida.

Florida Nurses Association - A constituent of the American Nurses Association; represents all nursing in the state of Florida regardless of specialty area. Excellent site for an update on legislative initiatives.

Florida Organization of Nurse Executives - Professional Organization for nurse executives and nursing leaders in the State of Florida.

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals - The non-profit organization overseeing hospital accreditation; site provides updated information on initiatives impacting the administration of nursing services and hospitals.

Palm Healthcare Foundation - This foundation, which provided initial grant funding for NLI, sponsors a health care workforce partnership to grow and strengthen the health care workforce in South Florida.

Sigma Theta Tau - An international nursing organization of over 300,000 members worldwide.

Reflections on Nursing Leadership - A website sponsored by the Sigma Theta Tau Society.

National Student Nurses' Association - Mentors the professional development of futures nurses and facilitates their entry into a leadership mindset