Nurses Week at the Area Hospital point Fortin was a tribute to the women and men who have dedicated themselves to the service of caring for those who are ill or injured. Adhering to the theme Nurses a voice to lead – Health for all the nurses celebrated and showcased their noble profession from May 6th to 12th, 2019. For their continued commitment to service each nurse received a token of appreciation.
At the start of the week the nurses began with a Prayer Service to give thanks. On May 8th they held a Health Career Day to promote the various nursing areas as distinguished career options for Form Three students from the secondary schools in the community. The nurses cooled down and showed that they were also talented entertainers at their Talent Show on May 10th. As the week came to a close on May 12th, they treated their warded patients to breakfast.