INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY 2022: International Nurses Day is noticed worldwide on May 12 yearly to honor the selfless contribution of those angels of the medical fraternity. This important day commemorates Florence Nightingale’s beginning anniversary, often called the founder of contemporary nursing. ‘A Voice to Lead—Invest in Nursing and Respect Rights to Secure Global Health’ is the theme for International Nurses Day 2022.
Nurses, like docs, have turn out to be heroes for saving and therapeutic sufferers amid the lethal pandemic. This special occasion supplies a chance to replicate on the position nurses performed through the COVID-19 disaster.
Role of Nurses in COVID-19:
For generations, nurses have labored tirelessly, usually on the expense of their well being and well-being. However, their struggles and bodily challenges are hardly ever appreciated. But it’s our accountability to acknowledge and thank them for his or her contributions to the healthcare system.
The international pandemic of COVID-19 has put quite a lot of burden on nurses. Unmindful of their security, nurses labored with docs around the clock because the pandemic continued to take a heavy toll on human lives globally. Nurses went above and past their on a regular basis duties to console sufferers in misery and supply them with the care and bravado they wanted to fight the unprecedented pandemic. Nurses in Gujarat, for instance, even danced with PPE kits to Bollywood hits like “Sochna Kya, Jo Bhi Hoga Dekha Jayega…” to cheer up patients.
“This global COVID-19 pandemic has shown the world the important role nurses play in keeping people healthy across the lifespan”, acknowledged Annette Kennedy, President of the International Council of Nurses.
Nurses emerging as Corona warriors are now actively engaged in COVID-19 initiatives. They will continue to be critical participants in containing the pandemic with sufficient support. Hence, to attain universal health coverage, every country must invest in nursing, and medical infrastructure.