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Terminology: International Classification for Nursing Practice (ICNP®)

Page last updated February 3, 2006


Combinatorial terminology for nursing practice that facilitates cross-mapping of local terms and existing vocabularies and classifications. Includes Nursing phenomena (nursing diagnoses), Nursing actions, Nursing outcomes.

Contact Information

For Nursing Content:
Amy Coenen, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor
Director, International Classification for Nursing Practice (ICNP®)
International Council of Nurses
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
College of Nursing
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413
Phone: 414 299-5146
Fax: 414 299-6474

Amy Amherdt, ICNP®
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 414-229-5501
Fax: 414-229-6474

Latest Version
ICNP® Version 1

Relationship of ICNP® to Other ANA Recognized Terminologies and Data Element Sets
Builds on earlier work

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