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Quote on Some Old School Gender Equality

“I may sometimes be willing to teach for nothing, but if paid at all, I shall never do a man’s work for less than a man’s pay.” – Clarissa Barton Founder of American Red Cross (1821 to 1912) Clarissa Barton was a teacher when her feet directed her to tread the more risky life of…

Florence Nightingale on Excuses

  “I attribute my success to this – I never gave or took any excuse.” – Florence Nightingale Founder of Modern Nursing (1820 to 1920). Florence Nightingale began her first formal nursing training at the Institute of St. Vincent de Paul, in Alexandria, Egypt.  

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Florence Nightingale on Excuses

“I attribute my success to this – I never gave or took any excuse.” – Florence Nightingale Founder of Modern Nursing (1820 to 1920). Florence Nightingale began her first formal nursing training at the Institute of St. Vincent de Paul, in Alexandria, Egypt.

PEC Quote of the Day from Christina Feist-Heilmeier

Happy Memorial Day from PEC!

Today’s Quote “Every nurse was drawn to nursing because of a desire to care, to serve, or to help.” – Christina Feist-Heilmeier, RN Christina Feist-Heilmeier, RN has spent thirty years in the healthcare world, specializing in geriatric, obstetrical, and medical/surgical Nursing. She holds a Master of Science Degree in Nursing and has two honorable discharges…

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Quote: The Difference In What You Do

Today’s Quote “The difference between who you are and who you want to be is what you do. Nurses encompasses an art, a humanistic orientation, a feeling for the value of the individual, and an intuitive sense of ethics, and of the appropriateness of action taken.” – Myrtle Aydelotte About Professional Education Center “