Acknowledging our amazing nurses

Friday, May 12, 2017

Eastern Health has expressed its thanks to its dedicated nursing staff.

Speaking as part of International Nurses Day (May 12), Executive Director of Nursing and Midwifery A/Prof Kath Riddell said Eastern Health employed over 3,800 nurses across the organisation.

“International Nurses Day is a great opportunity to stop, thank and acknowledge the outstanding job done by our nursing workforce.

“Each and every one of them makes a significant and valuable contribution to the care, treatment and wellbeing of our patients. They also provide outstanding support to a patient’s family, carer and friends,” A/Prof Riddell said.

“I’d like to thank them all for their hard work, expertise and amazing dedication. “