7 April 2020 is the day to celebrate the work of nurses and midwives and remind world leaders of the critical role they play in keeping the world healthy. Nurses and other health workers are at the forefront of COVID-19 response - providing high quality, respectful treatment and care, leading community dialogue to address fears and questions and, in some instances, collecting data for clinical studies. Quite simply, without nurses, there would be no response.
In this International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife, World Health Day will highlight the current status of nursing and around the world. On World Health Day WHO will release the first ever State of the World’s Nursing Report 2020> make sure you check it out here
Go to our Facebook page and Instagram and check out our SAY THANKS campaign. With one of the first nursing university courses in Australia, we know there will be many nurses from La Trobe that deserve thanks on World Health Day. Tag the important nurse in your life and you and the nurse can go in the running to win a $50 Prezzee gift card, redeemable at Coles, Woolworths, retailers and more.