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Special nurse days in July!

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Summer is in full swing, and boy oh boy, is it hot out! So why don’t you take a moment to relax, cool off and celebrate YOU this month! Check out the special days that acknowledge nurses in July (and enjoy a sweet treat in honor of Chocolate Day while you’re at it!).

 

 

Nursing factoids

  • July 1, 1949: The Air Force Nurse Corps was established.
  • July 13, 1925: Pioneering nursing theorist Madeleine Leininger, who developed the concept of transcultural nursing, was born.
  • July 17, 1887: Dorothea Dix died.
  • July 27, 1841: Linda Richards, the first professionally trained American nurse, was born.

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Sources
aahn.org/nursinghistorycalendar.html
nasrecruitment.com/docs/calendars/2012/healthcare-days.pdf

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