Nurses Day5 Facts about Florence Nightingale

On 12th May 1820, Florence Nightingale was born. In her honour, International Nurses Day is celebrated every year on her birthday. But who was this woman, who is credited with paving the way for modern nursing?

Nursing, Care, and Climate ChangeTips for Managing Heat Waves

Climate change is making itself felt in Germany too. However, the heat can be dangerous for people who are elderly or sick. Nursing homes and their staff should therefore take precautions against the heat, and know how to handle hot days, including when caring for residents.