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National School Nurse Day
Starts 5/12/2021 Ends 5/12/2021
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National Nurses Day is observed annually on May 6th. On this day, we raise awareness of all nurse contributions and commitments and acknowledge the vital ...

National Nurses Day, on Thursday, is a chance for Americans to celebrate and appreciate nurses -- especially after their hard work and dedication to caring for people during the coronavirus pandemic over the last year.

Not only are nurses essential to health care, but they are also the most trusted medical professionals, according to a December 2020 Gallup poll. The poll found that 89% of Americans ranked the honesty and ethical standards of nurses as "very high" and "high."