Get ready to celebrate Nurses Day 2012! The annual event takes place on Saturday 12th May 2012 and is an opportunity to celebrate nursing, including nursing achievements and successes.
Local celebrations are planned up and down the country, including displays, talks and demonstrations on topics promoting health.
The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) is encouraging people to share their experiences of how nurses have assisted them through difficult times. For further information and to submit your story, visit the RCN website.
For more information about international nurses day, please visit the Department of Health website.