The International Council of Nurses has celebrated on May 12th since 1965. May 12th is an important date for all nurses, as it is the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, who is widely considered the founder of modern nursing. In January 1974, this day was finally officially made International Nurses Day.
INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY 2020: THEME
The theme for 2020 is Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Nursing the World to Health. The theme focuses on how nurses are playing a crucial role in addressing a wide range of health challenges.