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The Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses was founded in May of 1997. The chapter was offically inducted into NAHN in July of 1998. The Philadelphia Chapter consist of over 20 Registered nurses of varying professional and educational background. Its members provide an important voice for for Hispanic nurses and the Hispanic community of Philadelphia and surrounding areas. Its members are active in local health care issues and committed to increasing educational and professional opportunities for Hispanic nurses and nursing students through its dedication to networking, scholarships, and mentoring. Its members are also instrumental in providing culturally competent health care for Hispanic consumers.
The Philadelphia Chapter holds its meetings on the first Wednesday of every other month at Temple University Hospital, 3401 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19140, Classrooms C&D across from the cafeteria from 6:00 pm to 7:30pm.
Our mission as Hispanic Nurses is to educate, inform and disseminate health care related information to the Hispanic communities of Philadelphia and surrounding vicinities
Our vision is to be a strong voice within the Hispanic community.
Our Nurse's Value:
- Our Hispanic youth, who represent the future.
- Our Hispanic communities, by providing them with education and
- Our Hispanic Nurses, by empowering them through higher
education and providing various networks.