Archives for February 2016

Public Health Visiting Nurses Exhibit

Public Health Visiting Nurses Exhibit Public Health and Visiting Nurses have served valiantly in many locations and varied situations. The Museum of Nursing History has many informative articles on display for our visitors that recognize the skills of the nurses in this very challenging field. The Museum has these wonderful articles thanks to our many […]

Peter Bent Brigham School of Nursing Pin On Display

Peter Bent Brigham Nursing Pin Peter Bent Brigham School of Nursing’s beautiful pin is now displayed at the Museum of Nursing History.  This donation has an explanation of the meaning of the embossed symbols found on the pin. The school was established in 1913 in the County of Suffolk, MA. Carrie M. Hall was the […]

Dixon School of Nursing, Abington Memorial Hospital Display

Dixon School of Nursing Display The Dixon School of Nursing has graduated more than 4000 nurses since its establishment in 1915.  The current school will close in 2017 following the graduation of the evening/weekend classes.  Research supports educating and employing BSN-prepared nurses.  Many hospitals are moving toward an all BSN educated RN staff.  Therefore, the […]