Association of State and Territorial Directors of Nursing Records (ASTDN)
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Membership in the Association of State and Territorial Directors of Nursing is comprised of the nurse directors that officially represent public health nursing in their respective states, territories, and the District of Columbia. As an independent organization and in concert with other public health and nursing groups, ASTDN works to promote national health programs; establish guidelines for states and territories in setting standards for public health nursing services; identify and promote methods of improving the education, utilization and distribution of public health nurses; elicit the cooperation of national governmental and voluntary agencies related to nursing; support and advocate for public health nurses in leadership roles; and direct efforts to market public health nursing.
3.0 Linear Feet (6 document boxes)
Series 1: Administrative: By laws, membership lists, meeting minutes and reports
Series 2: Correspondence and related documents:
Series 3: Publications and reports, by ASTDN and other organizations Folders are organized and labeled first by general series, then by a subseries subject heading, then sequential folder number within each subseries.
- Association of State and Territorial Directors of Nursing Records
- Susan Swasta
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