April 2015

Interim HealthCare Blogs

The History of Nursing - Part 1

Posted: 4/20/2015 10:46 AM by Interim HealthCare

Before the foundation of modern nursing, nuns and the military often provided nursing-like services. The religious and military roots of modern nursing remain in evidence today in many countries, for example in the United Kingdom, senior female nurses are known as sisters. Nurses execute the "Orders" of other health care professionals in addition to being responsible for their own practice.

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