Foundation for New York State Nurses, Inc.

The Center for Nursing at the Foundation of New York State Nurses (CFN) promotes nursing leadership, research, and education to enhance the health and well-being of New Yorkers through the preservation of its history and the advancement of the profession. Through its three program centers, CFN is dedicated to: preserving and promoting understanding of the profession's magnificent services to society through archival records, improving health care, health consciousness and public understanding and utilization of professional nurses, and improving nursing practice through the facilitation and the conduct of nursing research and use of the best available evidence.