International Nurses Day is celebrated on May 12th every year. This day honors and celebrates the contributions and hard work of nurses around the world. It also marks the birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. The theme for International Nurses Day 2023 is yet to be announced, but past themes have focused on topics such as the importance of nurse leadership, the role of nurses in achieving universal health coverage, and the impact of COVID-19 on nurses. This day is an opportunity to recognize and appreciate the critical role that nurses play in delivering quality healthcare services and improving health outcomes for individuals and communities.
Who created International Nurses Day?