PPHC Florence Nightingale National Nurses Week

Florence Nightingale’s Birthday marks end to National Nurses Week

In honor of the noted “Founder of Modern Nursing”, Florence Nightingale, National Nurses Week ends by celebrating her many accomplishments. Florence was born into a middle class family in England in 1820. She excelled at academics, particularly math. As she grew older, she came to believe that her calling was nursing, a profession that was looked down upon at the …