About ANI

Our Vision: Transform health and health care through nursing informatics and innovation

Our Mission: To advance nursing informatics practice, education, policy, research and leadership through a unified voice of nursing informatics organizations

ANI is dedicated to:

  • Fostering further development of a united voice for nursing informatics
  • Providing a single point of connection between nursing informatics individuals and groups, and the broader nursing and healthcare community
  • Providing a mechanism for transforming care, developing resources, guidelines and standards for nursing informatics practice, education, scope of practice, research, certification, public policy, terminology, best practice guidelines, mentoring, advocacy, networking and career services
  • Supporting individual membership in the affiliated nursing informatics organizations

ANI Strategic Goals and Initiatives

  • Maintain and increase communication channels to expand our membership outreach
  • Encourage nursing informatics competencies, education, training, publication, and professional development
  • Engage in issues of national importance in health information technology and provide leadership
  • Promote and enhance the professional practice of nursing informatics
  • Support nursing informatics research

Download the ANI Operating Guidelines

ANI Executive Team


Nancy J Beale, PhD, RN, NI-BC, FAMIA


Susan Hull, MSN, NI-BC, NEA-BC, FAMIA 



ANI Articles - About ANI

April 2010 Article Introducing ANI -- Read more here...