Tag: Florence Nightingale

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  • A rewarding profession

    A rewarding profession

    Nurses play a vital role in all aspects, be it nation-wide health campaigns or caring for patients at an ill-equipped healthcare facility in rural India.

    August 3, 2018
  • Salute to ‘God’s angels’ on International Nurses Day!

    Salute to ‘God’s angels’ on International Nurses Day!

    Messages, quotes, and memes acknowledging the valuable contribution of nurses to the society and the healthcare sector flooded Twitter on International Nurses Day celebrated across the globe every year on 12 May. The hashtag ‘International Nurses Day’ was among the top trending topics on the micro blogging site since morning as individuals, corporates, NGOs and …

    May 12, 2017
  • Solace for the suffering

    Solace for the suffering

    The birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, on 12 May 1820 is celebrated as the International Nurses’ Day. Another prominent figure who followed her path was the Scots-Irish Margaret Elizabeth Noble or Sister Nivedita, who catered to the sick in India, driven only by her moral instincts and courage, without any governmental …

    May 10, 2017