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Red Cross recruiting poster / 1917

Five Thousand By June Graduate Nurses Your Country Needs You C Rakeman Red Cross Recruitment Poster Showing A Nurse Standing With Barracks In B.

1928 photograph of nine nurses in uniform.  Taken at the Lucy Hastings Hospital School of Nurses.  (Manchester Historic Association)

1928 photograph of nine nurses in uniform. Taken at the Lucy Hastings Hospital School of Nurses. (Manchester Historic Association) - this is how I wanted to look as a nurse.

Dame Cicely Mary Saunders was a prominent Anglican, nurse, social worker, physician and writer, involved with many international universities. She helped the dying and terminally ill end their lives in the most comfortable ways possible.  She is best known for her role in the birth of the hospice movement, emphasizing the importance of palliative care in modern medicine. Dame Cicely died of cancer at the age of 87 in 2005, at St Christopher's Hospice, the hospice she herself had founded.

Dame Cicely Saunders mother of modern hospice. Thank you Dame Cicely Saunders!

The photo was taken in 1910. It’s the last photograph taken of Florence Nightingale. (It's rare: she was reluctant throughout her life to be photographed.) It shows 90 year old Florence in her bedroom at her home in London. The photo was taken by Lizzie Caswall Smith. On the back of the photo Smith wrote, “Taken just before she died, house near Park Lane.

Uncovered: The haunting last photograph of the Lady of the Lamp, Florence Nightingale

A rare photograph of Nightingale in by Lizzie Caswall Smith. Florence Nightingale is the founder of Modern Nursing.

Vintage nurses in bicycles, 1914. 50 Vintage Photos of Nurses Being Awesome #Nursebuff #Nurse #Vintage

๑ Nineteen Fourteen ๑ historical happenings, fashion, art style from a century ago - District Nursing Office, 1914

Vintage photo of child playing at being a nurse. –undated -- 65 Photos of Vintage Nurses—Nurses Through the Centuries #nursebuff #nurses #vintage

Vintage photo of child playing at being a nurse. –undated -- 65 Photos of Vintage Nurses—Nurses Through the Centuries

Firefighters there granted a wish to an elderly hospice patient. The former forest ranger wanted to see the outdoors one more time, so the firefighters wheeled him through the forest, where he could experience nature once again.

Module 25: Working with Hospice & Your Community | Beyond Hospice

As a retired hospice this, this is great."Hospice Circle of Care" graphic explains simply how our team provides your family with whole-family care.

Final Gifts: Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs, and Communications of the Dying

Excellent book written by hospice nurses . Wisdom to be had at all life stages.

"Understanding Hospice" -- this fact sheet provides information on facts and myths about hospice care.

Good booklet to read about end of life, "Understanding Hospice" -- this fact sheet provides information on facts and myths about hospice care.

Hospice and IV Hydration | Why Not Hydrate in Hospice?

Are terminal patients given IV hydration in hospice.