Launched in June 2019 by Nursing Now, the Nightingale Challenge is a global initiative to galvanize nurses into leadership and development opportunities both in and outside of health care. This gives everyone the opportunity to thank nursing staff for their tireless work over the last few months.

On the occasion of the International Day of the Nurse and the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, the World Health Organization (WHO) joins hundreds of partners worldwide to highlight the importance of nurses in the healthcare continuum and thank nurses for what they do.

As of 1998, May 8 was designated as National Student Nurses Day, to be celebrated annually.

The event, established in 1974 by the International Council of Nurses (ICN), also serves to highlight the important role nurses …

International Nurses Day is celebrated on birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. The theme of International Nurses Day 2020 is Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Nursing the World to Health. The event starts on the 6th of May and ends on the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founding philosopher of modern-day … National Nurses Week 2020 is a special event in some European countries to commemorate the sacrifices and service of the nurses.

In 2019 a teenager named Greta Thumberg was crying hoarse that we are in an … And as of 2003, National School Nurse Day …

Their skill and commitment during the pandemic make a lifesaving difference every day. Posted: (2 days ago) National Nurses Week 2020 Themes, Quotes, Celebration & History. Join WHO on 6 May, 12:30–13:30 CET for a live streamed event! National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th, Florence Nightingale's birthday. The annual observance of the International Day of Families reflects the importance the international community attaches to families and their role in development.

WHO Chief Nursing Officer and the WHO Taskforce on Nursing and Midwifery are excited to host the celebration of 2019 International Day of the Midwife and the International Nurses Day …

Nurses at Guy's Hospital posing with cupcakes to celebrate International Nurses' day 2019 Nurses around the country and across the globe celebrated International Nurses’ Day on …

All India Edited by Richa Taneja Updated: May 12, 2019 07:10 pm IST National Nursing Week 2020 is May 11-17.

These permanent dates enhance planning and position National Nurses Week as an established recognition event.

The theme … It always occurs from the Monday to the Sunday of Florence Nightingale’s birthday, May 12.

The theme this year is Nurses: A Voice to Lead — Nursing the World to Health.

The theme was developed by the International Council of Nurses (ICN) to showcase how nurses … Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the American Nurses Association has extended Nurses Appreciation Week to Nurses Appreciation Month.

International Nurses Day, annual observance held on May 12 that commemorates the birth in 1820 of Florence Nightingale, the foundational philosopher of modern nursing. The global aim is to have at least 20,000 nurses …