1887 Ellen Dougherty, of New Zealand, was the first Registered Nurse in the world. New Zealand was the first country to initiate the Nurse Registration Act that allowed for legal registration of nurses prior to completion of training.
The Nurse Practice Act- 100 years ago, the nurses of Rochester changed the world of nursing. The title registered nurse (RN) derived from the nurse registration act of These all happened in Rochester, New York.
How-to guide for making your own Professional Portfolio For a lot of nursing students, interview season is just around the corner. Whether you’re applying for summer internships or sitting for the boards in December, it’s time to get ready.