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National Nurses Week

HEALTH BRIEFS: Event to honor nurses

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Porter Health Care System will host a candlelight vigil at 6:30 p.m. tonight on the front lawn of Porter Regional Hospital, in recognition of National Nurses Week.

May 06, 2014 12:00 am
Rescuers, Life-Savers, Angels of Mercy:  Meet the Nurses of Northwest Indiana

Rescuers, Life-Savers, Angels of Mercy: Meet the Nurses of Northwest Indiana

Porter Regional Hospital nurses and other staff hold a candle light vigil for National Nurses Week and in honor of the birthday of Florence Nightingale at the hospital in Valparaiso.

May 05, 2014 3:32 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Honor nurses this week and beyond

GUEST COMMENTARY: Honor nurses this week and beyond

At some point in our lives, nearly every one of us will come into contact with the health care system — whether we’re rushing to the emergency room, getting a routine physical or seeking advice for a persistent cold. And no matter the setting, virtually all of these encounters will have one …

May 09, 2013 12:00 am
Beacons of compassion

Beacons of compassion

Porter Regional Hospital nurses and other staff hold a candlelight vigil Wednesday for National Nurses Week in Valparaiso. The ceremony also commemorated the birthday of Florence Nightingale, considered the founder of modern nursing.

May 08, 2013 8:00 pm
Beacons of compassion

Beacons of compassion

Porter Regional Hospital nurses and other staff hold a candlelight vigil for National Nurses Week and in honor of the birthday of Florence Nightingale. Born May 12, 1820, Nightingale, was a nurse during the Crimean War. She was called "The Lady with the Lamp" as she made rounds tending to wo…

May 08, 2013 8:00 pm
Beacons of compassion

Beacons of compassion

Porter Regional Hospital Nurse House Supervisor Cheryl Costa, right, and other nurses hold a candlelight vigil for National Nurses Week and specifically in honor of the birthday of Florence Nightingale at the hospital in Valparaiso.

May 08, 2013 8:00 pm
Beacons of compassion

Beacons of compassion

Jessica Downs, a Porter Regional Hospital registered nurse, prays during a candlelight vigil for National Nurses Week.

May 08, 2013 8:00 pm

Porter Health Care System honors nurses with candlelight vigil

VALPARAISO | Every year, National Nurses Week focuses attention on the diverse ways America's 3.1 million registered nurses work to save lives and to improve the health of millions of individuals. This year to pay special tribute to our nurses, Porter Health Care System will present a Candle…

May 01, 2013 10:06 pm
Nursing awards honor dynamic duo

Nursing awards honor dynamic duo

MUNSTER | Community Hospital’s celebration of National Nurses Week culminated with a ceremony to recognize one outstanding nurse and one patient caregiver, as voted by their co-workers.

May 30, 2012 12:00 am
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