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Correctional Nurse New Resource

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The American Nurses Association (ANA), has released an updated professional resource Correctional Nursing Scope and Standard of Practice, 3rd Edition in October 2020.  “Enhancements include a revised definition of correctional nursing, expanded ethics content related to the 2015 Code of Ethics for Nurses, updated standards and accompanying competencies content, and a proposed framework for correctional nursing”. (Bickford, et. al.)[1]

To read more about correctional nursing and the new updates and professional resource, please visit the ANA journal linked below.


Bickford, C., Muse, M., Shelton, D. (2020) American Nurse Journal. Correctional nursing’s new professional resource. Retrieved from