(DECATUR, IL) - In honor of National Nurses Week (May 6-12), St. Mary's Hospital is thanking and recognizing the nurses who serve our patients each day with respect, care, competence and joy.
"Please join us in acknowledging the wonderful nursing professionals who have positively impacted your life or the life of your loved one," Carol Dodson, Chief Nurse Executive said.
This year, St. Mary's Hospital will recognize National Nurses Week in conjunction with Hospital Week May 8-13. In addition to celebrating colleagues throughout the week, colleagues will be giving back to the community by collecting items to donate to the Oasis Day Center.
National Nurses Week was developed to raise public awareness of the value of nursing as a profession and to help educate the Community about the vital role nurses play in meeting the health care needs of the community.