National Emergency Nurses Day takes place on the 13th of October 2021. This day was established to honour the devotion of emergency room nurses across the country. It’s time to take this opportunity to express our gratitude to the emergency room nurses for their perseverance, service, and commitment. Their dedication to their profession is recognised as they give unwavering care to their patients and their families.
Why are emergency nurses deserving of particular recognition? Simply said, they make a big difference in the lives of many every day by providing crucial assistance and support.
Emergency Nurses Day, as the name suggests, is a day to honour all of the hard work that people who work in this field accomplish. After all, working in this field necessitates a unique personality. You must be able to act quickly, think decisively, and have a strong stomach.
When we experience an accident or a medical emergency, emergency nurses are the first people we encounter. They strive tirelessly to make us feel at ease and to alleviate our pain and anguish. The day urges us to express our gratitude for their contributions to keeping hospitals functioning properly, especially during the global pandemic.
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the genius of our nursing community more than ever before. Nurses have demonstrated leadership at all levels of our healthcare system in order to meet the pandemic’s unprecedented demands.
“As a nurse, we have the opportunity to heal the mind, soul, heart, and body of our patients, their families, and ourselves. They may forget your name, but they will never forget how you made them feel.”Maya Angelou
How to show your gratitude:
- Find out what a day in the life of an emergency nurse entails.
- Send them a note of encouragement and support.
- Assemble care gifts for emergency room nurses. You can include bottled water, energy snacks, a motivational message, or a Starbucks gift card.
- Help to support and sponsor the Emergency Nurses Association.
You can also learn about some incredible stories about emergency nurses who have saved lives. If you look around on social media, you’ll undoubtedly discover a lot of interesting information and heart-warming tales to share with your followers in order to raise awareness.
“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest accomplishment or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.”Leo Buscaglia