English nurse remembered for her work during the Crimean War (1820-1910). Est 1st nursing school. Est. Standards for hospitals. Est. nursing education, made nursing a respectable occ. for women.
Nurse during the Civil War; started the American Red Cross
Tireless reformer, who worked mightily to improve the treatment of the mentally ill. Appointed superintendant of women nurses for the Union forces. Also recurited army nurses for civil war.
Former slave who helped slaves escape on the Underground Railroad. Was a nurse during the civil war.
Former Slave who joined women's movement. Was a nurse during civil war.
Isabel Hampton Robb
First Superintendent of John Hopkins Training School in Baltimore, Maryland. She was one of the original founders of the American Journal of Nursing. She limited the number of hours in a days work . 1st president of ANA. Wrote a textbook to help nurses learn.
Established Frontier Nursing Service & 1st Midwifery School
As a post WWII solution to the nursing shortage, I developed the ADN & I taught at a college near Detroit: Est. First Associate of nursing degree program.
Woman's right to vote, woman's rights activist. Was a nurse
famous for a definition of nursing: "The unique function of the nurse is to assist the individual, sick or well, in the performance of those activities contributing to health or its recovery (or to peaceful death) that he would perform unaided if he had the necessary strength, will or knowledge" .
1st African American RN professional nurse, concerned with relationships b/w cultures and races
Nursing theorist. Nurse/client relationship- orientation, working, termination phase.
First trained nurse in America, began Records system, documentation system
Est. visiting nurse services in arizona. Researcher, theorist, auther. Best known for developing the science of unity of human beings.
United States nurse who campaigned for birth control and planned parenthood. Open first B.C. clinic
Moved to NYC to become a nurse. Becane a bational figure-an outspoken advocate of child labor legislation and women suffrage, and a vigorous opponent of American involvement in World War I. Provided nursing services for sick in lower east side new york.