ANA Enterprise 2023 - 2025 Strategic Plan
One Vision, One Mission
The ANA Enterprise is the family of organizations that includes the American Nurses Association (ANA), the American Nurses Foundation (Foundation), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Our three organizations work together to achieve our shared vision, mission, and values.
ANA Enterprise Vision
A healthy world through the power of nursing
ANA Enterprise Mission
Lead the profession to shape the future of nursing and health care
ANA Enterprise Values
Our values guide our collective thinking and actions. They represent the fundamental beliefs that support our vision, shape our culture, guide decision-making, and inform our strategic direction.
- Trusted: We act with integrity, respect, transparency, and humility in all we do.
- Inclusive: We embrace the uniqueness of every individual, including diversity of thought, as we work collaboratively to bring our very best.
- Innovative: We are creative, nimble, open to change, and we will never stop striving for excellence.
- Empowered: We choose to see it, own it, solve it, and do it, through shared decision-making, optimism, and joy.
The ANA Enterprise 2023-2025 Strategic Plan puts our shared vision, mission and values into action to allow the ANA Enterprise to be a true catalyst for creating a healthy world and leading the nursing profession to shape the future of nursing and health care.
ANA Enterprise 2023-2025 Strategic Plan: Goals and Objectives
Goal 1: Elevate the Profession of Nursing Globally
Objective 1.1. Lead the nursing profession to improve health through advocacy, philanthropy, practice, and innovation.
Objective 1.2: Evolve and promote standards of excellence, recognizing exemplary nurses and settings where they practice.
Objective 1.3: Champion the value of nursing to advance nursing's impact on health and society.
Goal 2: Evolve the Practice of Nursing to Improve Health and Health Care
Objective 2.1: Advance diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging and anti-racism to improve nursing practice and work environments.
Objective 2.2: Engage and support social justice in nursing to address inequities in health.
Objective 2.3: Develop the capacity for nurses to innovate and lead in dynamic and complex practice environments.
Goal 3: Ensure the Professional Success of Nurses
Objective 3.1: Magnify nurses' voices and advocate to overcome barriers to personal and professional success.
Objective 3.2: Design and implement advanced solutions to meet the needs and priorities of nurses.
Objective 3.3: Co-create holistic approaches to nurse well-being directly with nurses and through strategic partners.
Enablers: People, Core Values, Financial and Operational Excellence
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