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What does NC stand for?

NC stands for 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.
As you review the column that follows, please notice the number nurses named who served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II There are nurses from a variety of backgrounds and areas of practice There is one nurse who was 98 and another who was 27 Please take a moment to reflect on our differences and yet we all have RN after our names.
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.