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Aside from Florence Nightingale, the following are the leaders who also made a contribution in the advancement of nursing, education, and roles that are now part of the contemporary nursing profession:
Lilian Wald (1867-1940). A nursing pioneer who helped to found the Visiting Nurse Service of New York and the Henry Street Settlement House in 1893.Mary Brewster. Friend and colleague of Lilian Wald who assisted in opening the Henry Street Settlement House in 1893 on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, NY.Lina Rogers. Named the first school nurse in the United States in New York City.Clara Barton. (1821-1912) A nursing pioneer who founded the American Red Cross.Jane Delano (1862-1919) Nurse who founded the American Red Cross Nursing Service.Linda Richards (1841-1930) The First professionally trained American nurse.Mildred Montag. Developed the Associate Degree in nursing (ADN) in 1952.
Thanks to all the nurses mentioned above who made it possible for us, nurses, be recognized as professionals.
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