- 12-lead ECG Library Homepage
A library of ECG recordings, many in full 12-lead format with
plans to become a totally comprehensive ECG library.
- All Nurses.com
A nursing portal with sections
on boards, education, information for students, associations,
employment, humor. This portal provides links to every aspect of the
nursing profession, including nursing programs in the U.S.
- American College of Nurse Midwives
With roots dating to 1929, the American College of Nurse-Midwives
(ACNM) is the oldest women's health care organization in the
U.S. ACNM provides research, accredits midwifery education
programs, administers and promotes continuing education programs,
establishes clinical practice standards, creates liaisons with
state and federal agencies and members of Congress.
- American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Formed in 1985, the Academy serves as a resource for nurse practitioners,
their patients and other health care consumers to
promote excellence in practice, education and research, to provide legislative
leadership, to advance health policy, to establish health care
standards and to advocate for access to quality, cost-effective
- Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and
AWHONN is a not for profit association
of 22,000 health care professionals in the United States,
Canada and abroad dedicated to establishing
and promoting the highest standards of nursing practice.
- Careplans, a Gathering Place for Professionals and
This site addresses the entire care planning process,
including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation as defined
in the nursing process.
- The Joanna Briggs Institute for Evidence-based
Nursing and Midwifery.
The Joanna Briggs Institute For
Evidence-Based Nursing & Midwifery is an International Research
Collaboration based at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and the
Adelaide University with collaborating centers in Australia,
New Zealand and Hong Kong.
- Martindale's Health Science Guide - the Virtual
A "Medical Multimedia Education
and Specialized Information Resource Center."
Includes links to medical dictionaries, online nursing
journals, courses and tutorials, interactive nurse case
studies, and more.
- MEDSCAPE Nursing
A free service with access to
selected journals, practice guidelines, CME, patient resources
and the MEDLINE database. Free of charge, but registration is required.
- National Association of Pediatric Nurse
Associates and Practitioners, Inc.
NAPNAP was founded in 1973 as a non-profit specialty
nursing organization devoted to improving the quality
of infant and child health care.
- National League for Nursing
The mission of the NLN is to advance quality nursing
education that prepares the nursing workforce
to meet the needs of diverse populations in an
ever-changing health care environment.
- Nurse.com. The Internet Guide to Nursing
A community for nurses with email, search features, forums and more than
1400 nursing links and specialties.
- Nurses Portal. A gateway to Nurses helping
A portal with links to many subject areas and a
nursing search engine.
- National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc.
This database contains available nurse practice acts
(NPAs) from 49 states, the District of Columbia, and four
U.S. territories: Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands,
Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
- National Institute of Nursing Research
The NINR supports research on the biological and behavioral
aspects of critical health problems, and comprehensive
research training and career development programs.
This page has information on both extramural and intramural
research, news, and the organization itself.
- NP Central
For and about nurse practitioners,
employment opportunities section, products and services,
electronic mail lists, continuing education announcements,
and the U.S. Boards of Nursing. Convenient source of
information for clinically practicing nurse practitioners.
- NurseNet Page
unmoderated, global electronic forum for
discourse about diverse nursing issues in the areas
of administration, education, practice, and research.
Excellent list of electronic nursing discussion forums.
- Nurses in Training
A wealth of links to
care plans, hot sites, organizations, message boards, a news room and
many links, for both nurses and student nurses.
- The Nursing Jobs Directory
A nursing job directory, for nurses and employers, recruiting for
nurses by nurses.
- NMAHP - Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health
A gateway to evaluated, quality Internet resources
in Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions, aimed at
students, researchers, academics and practitioners.
- Nursing Sites on the World Wide Web
From the University
of Buffalo, access to specialty collections,
grant information, schools, distance education, search engines and
- The Nursing Theory Page
The Nursing Theory Page is a collaborative effort by
an international group with links to nursing theories, mid-range
nursing theories, nursing models and related links.
- Nursing Volunteer Opportunities in Developing
This website is designed for nurses
who are thinking about volunteering in Developing Nations,
and for those nurses who have made that dream a reality
by becoming a volunteer.
A website dedicated to nursing
practice of all disciplines. Its mission is to help further
the knowledge and understanding of Nursing for the public,
and to provide a forum for medical professionals and students
to obtain and disseminate information about Nursing
and medically related subjects.
- Primary Care Clinical Practice Guidelines
One of the most comprehensive web sites for primary care providers.
Links to patient resources, cross-cultural health and a wealth of other resources.
An excellent place to start a search for clinical information.
- Online Journal of Issues in Nursing
A peer-reviewed electronic journal providing a free forum
for discussion of issues in nursing.
- RN Central
RN Central describes itself as a
site that is more than information, but also a place where nurses can support
each other and enjoy themselves. RN Central has links to careplans
and offers a library with articles on clinical information and advanced
A guide to licensing, searchable by state.
- Thornbury Nursing Portal
Provides access to databases and links of interest to
health professionals worldwide.