American Nurses Association

We are delighted to announce that, as of 1 April 2018, titles published by the American Nurses Association are now available through Eurospan worldwide excluding North America. 

Founded in 1896, the American Nurses Association (ANA) is the premier organization representing the interests of the 3.6 million registered nurses in the USA. ANA is at the forefront of improving the quality of health care for all, and its book publishing programme reflects its mission to improve levels of nursing practice and professional performance at all practice levels and in all settings. The ANA is involved in establishing standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, advancing the economic and general welfare of nurses. 

ANA’s publications include the best-selling Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice, currently in its third edition. 

Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice Nursing Professional Development

Scope and Standards of Practice, 
Third Edition

American Nurses Association
The premier resource for professional nursing practice, Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice, Third Edition, is informed by the advances in health care and professional nursing today. This keystone standard contains 17 national standards of practice and performance that define the who, what, where, when, why and how of nursing practice. It also outlines key aspects of nursing’s professional role and practice for any level, setting, population focus, or specialty. In sum, it is a detailed and practical discussion of the competent level of nursing practice and professional performance. It is a must-have for every registered nurse.

Care Coordination
A Blueprint for Action for RNs
Gerri Lamb & Robin Newhouse
In today’s health care environment, the drumbeat for care coordination grows louder and more urgent. It’s an effective way to improve quality and outcomes. Nurses are integral to this process, yet most feel their contributions are unrecognized and underappreciated. What can nurses do? This book helps today’s nurses reclaim this critical practice domain. It explores key issues in care coordination and offers timely, strategic actions nurses can take right now to identify opportunities and overcome barriers. It also includes critical resources for nurse care coordinators.

Nursing Professional Development
Review and Resource Manual, Fourth Edition
Laura Handricks-Jackson & Beth Hawkes
Are you looking into how to advance your professional development through certification? Need a reliable and credible reference resource? No matter where you are in the process, make sure you have the most valuable review and resource tool at your disposal. This book is a must-have tool for nurses planning to take the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Nursing Professional Development certification exam.