When is the National School Nurse Day?


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National School Nurse Day in the United States was celebrated on Wednesday, May 7, in 2014. This annual holiday is in appreciation of school nursing and the unique demands and requirements of the job.

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When is the National School Nurse Day?
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The theme of National School Nurse Day in 2014 was "The School Nurse: Caring For Others. Caring For Ourselves." This theme reflects the role that school nurses play within their school, their community and the health care field. It is also designed to applaud their dedication to health, wellness and resiliency. In the United States, there are over 73,000 school nurses working alongside students, teachers, parents, doctors and other health professionals.

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