UK Today News: Nurses Day 2010 – Nurses Week 2010 Is From May 6 to May 12 2010
Nurses Day 2010- National Nurses day 2010 is celebrated on May 6 around the world. Nurses week 2010 is usually a one week celebration that begins from the 6th of May till the 12th of the month – which incidentally happens to be the birth date of Florence Nightingale.
Nurses Day has been celebrated by the International Council of Nurses ever since 1965 but the history of the Nurses Day can be traced back to 1953.
According to Wikipedia: “As of 1998, 8 May was designated as National Student Nurses Day, to be celebrated annually. And as of 2003, National School Nurse Day is celebrated on the Wednesday within National Nurses Week (6–12 May) each year.”
Happy Nurses Day 2010!