Top Ten Reasons You Need This Book #5

Professional Recognition

The American Nurses Association (ANA) recognized correctional nursing as a specialty within professional nursing in 1985 with publication of Corrections Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice.  The ANA standards are interwoven into each chapter of the Essentials of Correctional Nursing and are used by correctional nurses to guide nursing practice with resulting improvements in patient care.

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