Each day, they provide unwavering care and dedication to patients. On Friday, May 7, the attention will be turned on them at the 2010 Nursing Team Celebration, sponsored by UNT Health.
The salute, featuring lunch and prizes, is part of National Nurses Week, May 6 through May 12. This year's theme is "Caring Today for a Healthier Tomorrow."
The celebration will be at UNTHSC's Alumni Plaza from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. All registered and licensed vocational nurses, medical assistants and medical technicians are invited.
"We like to take this opportunity to celebrate our achievements, dedication and pride in what we do," said Janet Jowitt, RN, DHA, director of Nursing Services, UNT Health. "We appreciate every member of our nursing staff and want to recognize the great job they do each day."
National Nurses Week is supported by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and includes National Nurses Day on May 6.
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