Nurses around the world will celebrate International Nurses’ Day on 12 May of every year, the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale.
The International Council of Nurses, which started the event unofficially back, in 1965, has chosen the theme of this Nurses’ Day as
Nurses: A Force for Change: Care Effective, Cost Effective. “Nurses are well positioned to drive improvements in efficiency and effectiveness,”
“Nurses’ Day is a great opportunity for nurses and patients to truly celebrate their vocation”.
RRMCH celebrated the “Nurses’ Day” on 20th May 2017. The senior nurses were felicitated by our Hon’ble chairman Sri A.C.Shanmugam for their contribution and dedication for the work. The Hon’ble chairman Sri A. C. Shanmugam spoke about the importance of the role of a nurse in a patient’s life. He also announced that from now on each month, the nurses will be honored for their dedications and contribution in their rendering of work. The program flourished with lot of cultural activities and fun following competitions.