Nurses Week Celebrated

Published 05/05 2014 08:01PM

Updated 05/05 2014 08:06PM

Its Nurses Week and nurses and staff at St. Vincent Hospital observed it today with a mass in the hospital's chapel.

Following the mass and a nondenominational blessing of the hands ceremony a group of certified faith community nurses from Saint Vincent went floor to floor to share the blessing with other nurses in each department.

National Nurses Week is observed each year during the second week of may to coincide with the birthday of Florence Nightingale.

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