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2019 New York League for Nursing (NLN) Spring Conference and Annual Meeting

The New York League for Nursing (NLN) will be hosting their 2019 Spring Conference and Annual Meeting titled "Mentoring and Coaching in Nursing Education" on April 13, 2019, at the Columbia-Greene Community College in Hudson, NY.  The purpose of this years...

Applications Now Open for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Leadership Programs: Funding Available

Across the country-from Appalachia to the Pacific Northwest, and from all walks of life-leaders in our programs are building a Culture of Health in which everyone living in America has the opportunity to achieve the best possible health and...

Join Us for a Webinar: Nurses Building a Culture of Health – Funding Opportunities at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Friday, January 11, 2019, from 2-3 p.m. EST.  For further information and to register for the webinar, please click here!!!

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Seeking Input from Nurse Practitioners to Demonstrate the Quality of Nurse-Led Care

National Nurse-Led Care Consortium (NNCC) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) are working together to identify exemplary practices on behalf of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), as part of our work on the Nurse...

Healthy People 2030

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is soliciting written comments regarding the Healthy People 2030 objectives. The public comment period will be open from December 3, 2018, through January 17, 2019.  To comment, please click...

Welcome to the Center for Nursing

The Center for Nursing (CFN) at the Foundation of New York State Nurses, Inc. is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation that relies upon donations and contributions from individuals and corporations to carry out its mission and vision.  The Center for Nursing promotes nursing leadership, research, and education to enhance the health and well-being of New Yorkers through the preservation of its history and advancement of the profession.


The Nightingale Gala is held annually to honor the nursing profession in New York State and beyond.


Our Awards, Scholarships, and Grants are given annually to recognize nurses and support nursing research and education in New York State.


In October 2010, the New York State Action Coalition (NYSAC) was designated as one of the five initial pilot Action Coalitions to advance the Future of Nursing.