International Nurses Day 2020

Simran Saini
Simran SainiPublished On: May 12, 2020

The world celebrates the World Nursing Day on 12th May 2020. International Nurses Day is celebrated every to celebrate Florence Nightingale's Birthday Anniversary and to thank Nurses for their dedication especially in this time of Pandemic.

International Nurses Day 2020

The world celebrates the World Nursing Day on 12th May 2020. International Nurses Day is celebrated every year to celebrate Florence Nightingale's Birth Anniversary and to highlight the importance of nurses in the healthcare sector. The theme for International Nurses Day 2020 is - "Nursing the World to Health"

This year it is the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale and WHO has partnered with hundreds of partners across the globe to highlight the importance of nurses in the healthcare sector and to thank nurses for all that they do. We have witnessed the important role played by the Nurses to battle COVID-19. Nurses are the front line workers who are working day and night to fight the pandemic and save lives of those affected with the virus.

According to the official statement of WHO, the Coronavirus outbreak is a stark reminder of the important role nurses plays. Without nurses and other healthcare workers, the fight against pandemic will not be possible.

Also, over the past few years, Career as a Nurse has become much popular as there are many Diploma/ Certificate/ UG/ PG nursing courses in India. After the successful completion of these courses, there are many Govt. Nursing Jobs that one can apply for. With the rise in the healthcare sector, the pay scale and roles for nurses have also become defined and some of the highest paying Nursing Professional Jobs are ICU Nurse, Pediatric Nurse, Nurse Supervisor, etc.

Top Nursing Colleges in India

Some of the top Nursing Colleges in India offering Diploma/ Certificate/UG/PG courses are given below:

Rayat Bahra University (RBU), Mohali

GITAM University, Visakhapatnam (Deemed to be University)

Yamuna Group of Institutions (YGI), Yamunanagar

KIIT, Bhubaneswar

AIHS, Bangalore

If you wish to apply for admissions in one of the colleges mentioned above or any of the Nursing College of your choice fill our common application form, our experts will help you with the same.

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