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What does ANC stand for?

ANC stands for Army Nurse Corps

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Hazel Johnson-Brown, who was rejected in 1947 from the West Chester School of Nursing due to her race and rose to the rank of general in the US Army and chief of the Army Nurse Corps, died August 5 at age 83.
This issue of the AMEDD Journal is dedicated to the recent work of the Army Nurse Corps as it undertook just such a transformation in response to the rapidly evolving, significant changes in both the military and medical responsibilities of their profession.
McGovern reminded the audience of the service of Clara Barton, the founder of Red Cross nursing, who managed to work with the ANA and the Army Nurse Corps to recruit 29,000 volunteers to serve the troops and military families in World War I.
Each year, AECP gives up to 100 eligible enlisted active-duty, Army Reserve or National Guard Soldiers the opportunity to complete undergraduate or graduate degrees in nursing, and then be commissioned as Army Nurse Corps officers.
The program is essentially the same as last year, HRC officials said, with minor changes: First, active-component category officers and select Medical Service Corps and Army Nurse Corps officers in basic year group 2005 will now be eligible to participate.