Thanks to all nurses today! Here’s a tribute to a special group in a special group…
Today, we pay tribute to all Veterans.
We thank you for your service, dedication and sacrifice, especially those who gave The Ultimate Sacrifice.
We would also like to salute all of the military nurses that we don’t always hear much about.
Nurses in the military provide nursing care for wounded and ill soldiers wherever they are stationed anywhere in the world. In combat, they provide this care on the front lines and on the field. In non-combat assignments, they work providing ambulatory, maternal/child, acute and rehabilitation care. They can serve in the Army, Navy, Air Force or Marines.
When a nurse enlists in the military, it is for a set period of service and they are assigned a position based on ability and need. They may travel to different countries and climates where they face new and challenging clinical situations.
In combat, military nurses manage battle trauma that is unimaginable…
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