World Health Day: Celebrating Nurses

Project Officer, Lions Eye Donation Service
Organisation: Centre for Eye Research Australia

200 years ago, Florence Nightingale recognised that hand-washing and hygiene prevented the spread of infection. It is poignant, and on point, that during the WHO year of the nurse and midwife – timed to coincide with her birthdate, that nurses have been thrust into the limelight to help control the spread of COVID-19. Additionally, it…