Army Public Health Nursing Division

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Mission: Army Public Health Nursing enables Total Force readiness through promoting population-focused health, mitigating disease and injury, assuring Force Health Protection, informing policy, and responding to emerging health threats.

Vision: Army Public Health Nursing is the premier globally agile public heath force that protects, sustains, and enhances Total Force readiness through evidence-based PH services.

​APHN Division Capabilities

The APHN Division provides strategic level subject matter expertise and consultation in the areas of APHN clinical evidence-based scope and practice standardization, community regulatory compliance, policy advisement, and Human Capital Distribution.  Additional focus areas for the APHN Division include:

  • APHN workforce development
  • Child, Youth, and School Services (CYSS) health consultation, oversight and policy development
  • Public health synchronization through local PH partnerships/collaborative relationships
  • Humanitarian assistance, preparedness, and response
  • Infectious disease surveillance, reporting, and outreach response
  • Population health and health promotion
  • Women's health initiatives

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