American Nurse Anna Caroline Maxwell had a history spanning 1851 through 1929.
Learn about Cicely Saunders, one of the top nurses in history and her hospice movement regarding care of the terminally ill from Jacksonville University.
American Red Cross organizer Clara Barton was also a patent clerk and a humanitarian.
Florence Nightingale is perhaps the most well-known nurse in history. Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy.
Margaret Sanger who founded the American Birth Control League as a leader of the modern birth control movement.
First well-known African American Nurse in the United States – Mary Eliza Mahoney co-founder of NACGN.
In 1901, the U.S. Congress authorized the very first Army Nurse Corps and these patriots have been part of the military conflicts that dominated the 20th century and more.
Nurses mostly wear scrubs today but that was not always how it was. How did it come to be that nurses would wear scrubs each day to work?