Did you know that National Nurses Week runs from Friday, May 6 through Thursday, May 12? In fact, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, is celebrated internationally on May 12th every year.
That’s why Ozark Regional Vein Center wants to salute our two nurses, Kendra Tomlin and Jeannette Carter, who have served hundreds of patients in our Rogers, Arkansas office.
Our highly trained nurses work closely with Dr. Kevin Haney, our board certified radiologist and a member of the American Board of Phlebology, to provide quick, in-office, minimally invasive varicose vein procedures and sclerotherapy procedures for spider veins .
As of 1998, May 8 was designated as National Student Nurses Day, to be celebrated annually. And as of 2003, National School Nurse Day is celebrated on the Wednesday within National Nurses Week each year. However, the nursing profession has been supported and promoted by the American Nurses Association (ANA) since 1896.