Intro to Nursing

  1. Florence Nightingale
    • "Lady with the Lamp"
    • Founder of nursing
    • Established first nursing philosophy on maintenance and restoration
    • In 1860 founded first school of nursing to teach sanitation. More of an apprenticeship
  2. Clara Barton
    Founder of the American Red Cross
  3. Lillian Wald and Mary Brewster
    • Opened the Henry Street Settlement.
    • Focused on health needs of poor people in New York City known as community based nursing.
    • Wald wrote about this in her book The House on Henry Street.
  4. Civil War on professional nursing
    Stimulated growth of nursing in the U.S.
  5. ANA (American Nurses Association)
    Has a number of publications that address ethics and human rights in nursing
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Intro to Nursing
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