The Haitian American Nurses Association of Florida, Inc. (HANA) is a 501(c) 3, non-profit membership organization, established since 1984. Alice Casimir and Jacqueline Dasque, two registered professional nurses practicing in Miami and other professionals, saw the need to establish an organization that would provide health care services to migrant workers in the Homestead, Florida area.
VISION: To be recognized as a world class nursing organization nationally and internationally.
MISSION: To create a platform for nurses to identify relevant health issues that plague the community and provide services to alleviate the burden of healthcare disparities.
*Special thanks to past presidents and visionaries for paving the way for continued success.
HANA fosters awareness and commitment to providing excellent nursing services. Additionally, the organization strives to increase the enrollment of nursing students through education and mentoring opportunities as well as creating community-networking opportunities for its members.
*Currently, HANA comprises of 9 chaptersin the US.