Florida, may 13 – Cuba and around the world celebrated the International Nurses Day With the premise that “Nurses are a force for change and a vital resource for health”.
Workers in the health system of the municipality of Florida, celebrated the date with more than 500 professionals and technicians committed with a better medical care, and the improvement of the service quality.
To achieve this goal, nurses must be selfless, ethics and humane. For this reason, they increased their professional preparation and more than the 80 percent of employees are graduated or has master´s degree
Nurses from Florida also stand out because of their support to health collaboration in other countries around the world, with 34 of them saving lives in eight countries from different continents.
May 12th was chosen to celebrate International Nurses Day in honor of the British Florence Nightingale, a pioneer in the practice of this profession and who was considered the mother of modern nursing.
Written by: Pedro Pablo Saez Herrera