Our Vision: Optimize the health of Californians through nursing excellence.

Mission Statement

To transform the capacity of nurses to meet the evolving health needs of Californians.


  • Create a statewide Master Plan
  • Focus on long-term solutions
  • Increase educational capacity
  • Develop skilled nurse leadership
  • Conduct nursing practice research
  • Increase diversity in the nursing workforce
  • Inform public policy
  • Support vulnerable populations
  • Build statewide nursing coalitions
  • Serve as a “home” for statewide nursing projects